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Creating a Podcast

What is a podcast?

A podcast is a digital audio file made available on the Internet for downloading to a computer or mobile device, typically available as a series, new installments of which can be received by subscribers automatically. Its origin is from the early 21st century, and comes from the words iPod and broadcast. [from Google Search]

Read about podcasting in this Podcast Research Starter.

Podcasting - Selected Bibliography

Berry, Richard. "Podcasting: Considering the Evolution of the Medium and Its Association with the Word 'Radio'." Radio Journal: International Studies in Broadcast & Audio Media, vol. 14, no. 1, Apr. 2016, pp. 7-22. doi:10.1386/rjao.14.1.7_1.

Bottomley, Andrew J. "Podcasting: A Decade in the Life of a “New” Audio Medium: Introduction." Journal of Radio & Audio Media, vol. 22, no. 2, Nov. 2015, pp. 164-169. doi:10.1080/19376529.2015.1082880.

Hennig, Nicole. "A Guide to some of the Best Podcasts." Library Technology Reports, vol. 53, no. 2, Feb/Mar2017, pp. 16-29.

Llinares, Dario,  et al. Podcasting : New Aural Cultures and Digital Media. Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. EBSCOhost,

McHugh, Siobhán. "How Podcasting Is Changing the Audio Storytelling Genre." Radio Journal: International Studies in Broadcast & Audio Media, vol. 14, no. 1, Apr. 2016, pp. 65-82. doi:10.1386/rjao.14.1.65_1.

Morris, Tee, and Chuck Tomasi. Podcasting For Dummies, 3rd Edition. [Electronic Resource]. 3rd edition, For Dummies, 2017. EBSCOhost,

Siglin, Tim. “How-To Guide for Podcasting: What’s Old Is New Again, but Now the Lines between Podcasting, Internet Radio, and Webcasting Have Blurred.” Streaming Media, vol. 17, no. 2, Mar. 2020, p. 98. EBSCOhost,

Vasquez, Vivian Maria. "Podcasting as Transformative Work." Theory into Practice, vol. 54, no. 2, Spring 2015, pp. 147-153. doi:10.1080/00405841.2015.1010848.