May 23, 2018

SBPL Coffee Break - Vanessa Christman (Episode 2)


This week we were joined by Vanessa Christman, Assistant Director of the Santa Barbara Public Library System. 

Mentioned In This Episode:

Poetry at the Library:
santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/Even…=2018/05/06

Trail Talk:
santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/Even…=2018/05/17

Black Panther:
santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/Even…=2018/05/17

Italy Travel:
www.hoopladigital.com/search?page=1&…ope=Everything

Ecco Guide to Italian WIne:
www.hoopladigital.com/title/11918229

My Italian Bulldozer:
blackgold.overdrive.com/media/2989427

Basque Restaurants Bakersfield:
www.visitbakersfield.com/visitors/res…ield-basque/

Last Gentleman & Second Coming (Hoopla):
www.hoopladigital.com/title/11560220

Second Coming:
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=6

Lucy Knisley:
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/s…ge=0&searchid=10

French Milk:
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=8

You Can Never Find a Rickshaw When It Monsoons:
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=1

What are your picks?

May 22, 2018

SBPL Coffee Break: The Library's Staff Picks Podcast

We've got a podcast! 

Join our intrepid library staff hosts, Hong Lieu (Library Systems Technician) and Cassidy Charles (Digital Services Librarian) as they take you along with them exploring Santa Barbara, the Library, and all things Staff Picks-related. (and sundry other things.) 

We look forward to also hearing from you on what you're reading, watching and listening to, and what your picks are.





SBPL Coffee Break - Jennifer Lemberger (Episode 1)

https://soundcloud.com/user-772764416/episode-1

Jen Lemberger (Marketing and Outreach Librarian for the Santa Barbara Public Library System) joined us for our first episode of SBPL Coffee Break. 

Some links to things discussed in this episode:

Santa Barbara Chinatown Walking Tour - 
www.facebook.com/events/1536897753044775

Star Wars Night -
www.facebook.com/events/171882026850955/

Steel Magnolias - 
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=1

Moana -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=1

Better Luck Tomorrow - www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=1

Departures - 
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=2

Dim Sum - 
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=3

Take Out -
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Take_Out_(2004_film)

Chef's Table -
www.netflix.com/title/80007945

Fifth Season -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=1

Saga -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=3

Y: The Last Man -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=1

Foundation - 
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=1

Left Hand of Darkness -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=1

2001 -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=1

Blood Mountain -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=3

Kiss -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=5

Guns N' Roses -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=3

Melvins -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=2

Until the Light Takes Us -
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Until_the_Light_Takes_Us

Mood Indigo -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=2

A Monster Calls -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=1

Amelie -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=1

A Very Long Engagement -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=1

Coco Before Chanel -
www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/t…1033.0.0.1&pos=1

What are your picks?

May 21, 2018

Magnolia Table - Joanna Gaines

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Big Fish Theory - Vince Staples (2017)

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Legion (TV Series)

book



My Body Belongs to Me From My Head to My Toes

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For Today I am a Boy - Kim Fu

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This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color - ed. Cherríe Moraga and Gloria Anzaldúa

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The Fifth Season - N.K. Jemisin

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Atlanta (TV Series)


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Florida - Lauren Groff

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Cardi B (Discography)


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Deadpool (2016)

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Dare Me - Megan Abbot

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The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures - Anne Fadiman

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Too fat, too slutty, too loud: The rise and reign of the unruly woman - Anne Helen Petersen

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We Are Never Meeting in Real Life - Samantha Irby

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Pedro Páramo - Juan Rulfo

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The View from the Cheap Seats: Selected Nonfiction - Neil Gaiman

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Thanks, Obama: My Hopey Changey White House Years - David Litt

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Notes from a Public Typewriter - Michael Gustafson

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The Heart is a Lonely Hunter - Carson McCullers

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Shakey Graves On Audiotree Live (2015)

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Summer with Monika (2012)

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Oceanic - Aimee Nezhukumatathil

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China Men - Maxine Hong Kingston

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Reckless Daughter: A Portrait of Joni Mitchell - David Yaffe

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May 13, 2018

Snailmail on Audiotree Live (2017)



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Psychopomp - Japanese Breakfast (2016)

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May 12, 2018

Mr. Robot (TV Series)

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Neither - Airlie Anderson

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No Kimchi for Me - Aram Kim

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Bellwether - Connie Willis

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It Occurs to Me That I am America: New Stories and Art - Jonathan Santlofer (editor)

book



The Queens of Innis Lear - Tessa Gratton

queens



Pigsty - Mark Teague

http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&type=Keyword&term=Pigsty%20Teague,%20Mark.%E2%80%8B&by=KW&sort=MP&limit=TOM=*&query=&page=0&searchid=23



Save Me a Seat - Sarah Weeks

book



The Bold Dry Garden: Lessons from the Ruth Bancroft Garden - Johanna Silver

http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&type=Default&term=The%20bold%20dry%20garden%20:%20lessons%20from%20the%20Ruth%20Bancroft%20Garden&by=KW&sort=MP&limit=TOM=*&query=&page=0&searchid=21



Summer Hours at the Robbers Library - Sue Halpern

library



I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer - Michelle McNamara

dark



Saints For All Occasions - J. Courtney Sullivan

http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&type=Keyword&term=Saints%20for%20all%20occasions%20J.%20Courtney%20Sullivan&by=KW&sort=MP&limit=TOM=*&query=&page=0&searchid=5



May 3, 2018

It's Better Than It Looks - Gregg Easterbrook

http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&type=Keyword&term=It%27s%20Better%20than%20It%20Looks%E2%80%8B&by=TI&sort=MP&limit=TOM=*&query=&page=0&searchid=5



The Pursuit of Happiness (2006)

http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&type=Keyword&term=the%20pursuit%20of%20happyness&by=TI&sort=MP&limit=TOM=dvd&query=&page=0&searchid=4



National Geographic: People of the World - Catherine Herbert Howell

http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&type=Keyword&term=National%20Geographic%20People%20of%20World&by=TI&sort=MP&limit=TOM=*&query=&page=0&searchid=3



Winter Wheat - Mildred Walker

http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&type=Keyword&term=Winter%20Wheat%20mildred%20walker&by=KW&sort=MP&limit=TOM=*&query=&page=0&searchid=2



The Fatherless Daughter Project - Denna Babul

http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=5.1033.0.0.1&type=Keyword&term=The%20Fatherless%20Daughter%20Project&by=KW&sort=MP&limit=TOM=*&query=&page=0&searchid=1



Apr 1, 2018

The Stone Sky - N. K. Jemisin

http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&type=Keyword&term=The%20Stone%20Sky%20N.K.%20Jemisin&by=KW&sort=RELEVANCE&limit=TOM=*&query=&page=0&searchid=15



The Obelisk Gate - N.K. Jemisin

http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&type=Keyword&term=the%20Obelisk%20Gate%20N.K.%20Jemisin&by=KW&sort=RELEVANCE&limit=TOM=*&query=&page=0&searchid=14



Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood Echo - Pam Munoz Ryan

http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&type=Keyword&term=maybe%20something%20beautiful:%20how%20art%20transformed%20a%20neighborhood&by=KW&sort=RELEVANCE&limit=TOM=*&query=&page=0&searchid=29