2020

The October guest of our “ANAMED Library: Burada Konuşmak Serbest” podcast was the Yapı Kredi Research Library, Library and Archive Manager Yaşar Kaya. We talked to him about the past, present and future of Yapı Kredi Research Library. We hope you enjoy this broadcast, in which the current situation and future plans are also discussed!

*This broadcast is in Turkish

The 2nd September guest of our ANAMED Library Podcast broadcast was Duygu Kevser Karadağ, the branch librarian of Koç University Vehbi Koç Ankara Research Centre (VEKAM). Under the subject of “The Memory of Ankara: VEKAM”, with Duygu we discussed the foundation history of the VEKAM Archive, the projects that the archive is involved in, exhibitions, donation processes and remote working experience. You may find out anything you wonder about VEKAM Archive in this podcast!

*This broadcast is in Turkish.

The guest of September was the Library Services and Information Services Manager, Sanem Yardımcı from the Goethe Institut Istanbul Library. We had a comprehensive conversation about the Goethe Institut Istanbul Library. We also discussed various topics such as the differences of living in Istanbul and Ankara, self-educated or graduated librarianship, working in library while writing a doctorate thesis.

*This broadcast is in Turkish.

This month the ANAMED Library Podcast hosted Dr. Alkiviadis Ginalis from the German Archaeological Institute (DAI) in Istanbul. We discussed the Photo Archive of the Institute. In this podcast you may learn about the history of the Photo Archive, the development of its collections and its upcoming new projects! Dr. Ginalis also provides his insights on issues ranging from archives to maritime archaeology and byzantine studies.

*This broadcast is in English

The 1st August guest in ANAMED Library Podcast: Burada Konuşmak Serbest was Dr. Elif Yılmaz Şentürk from the Marmara University, Library Information Department. Irem Ünal talked with her about the Library Information Department in Marmara University and about librarianship as a profession. Dr. Yılmaz gave some advice to people who would like to choose to study in the Library Information. We hope you will enjoy this conversation, in which you can find answers to questions related to the Library Information Department.

*This broadcast is in Turkish

Our 2nd guest of this month in ANAMED Library Podcast broadcast was Osman Serhat Karaman. With him, Defne Gier discussed his project “Technological Arts Preservation” and the developments in this field. If you are wondering about the role of archives in the digital-born records, then you may find some answers in this podcast.

*This broadcast is in Turkish

The 1st July guest in ANAMED Library Podcast: Burada Konuşmak Serbest was Furkan Sevim from the İstanbul Research Institute. Irem Ünal talked with Furkan about the Istanbul Research Institute, the library, the Turkish Librarians Association, and the general status of librarianship as a profession. We hope you will enjoy this conversation, where you can find criticism and advice on the librarianship.

*This broadcast is in Turkish

Defne Gier started with the Koç University Suna Kıraç Library Archive Specialists, Senem Acar and Mustafa Ergül, who talked about the Suna Kıraç Library Digital Collections success recipe. The talk offers to the listeners an insider’s information on the process of digitizating collections, their management and curation – if you curious to find out what is happening behind the scenes, then don’t miss this talk!

*This broadcast is in Turkish

In the librarianship broadcast of this month, İrem Ünal’s guests were İpek Yarar from MEF University Library and Sina Mater from Koç University Suna Kıraç Library. The conversation was about “Design and Libraries” with the guests explaining how the balance their Librarian responsibilities and tasks with required designing tasks based on their skills and talents. Those interested in design or wanting to combine their love for design with their current work, can find some useful tips from the speakers!

*This broadcast is in Turkish