Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Webinar: Copyright or CopyWRONG? on 10/30

Copyright or CopyWRONG?
Join the Distance Learning Section’s Discussion Group for a virtual discussion to learn more about copyright issues in distance education.

Event: ACRL Distance Learning Section Discussion - Copyright or CopyWRONG
Date and timeThursday, October 30, 2014 12:00 pm Eastern
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Often viewed as a hindrance and a source of apprehension, copyright law affects all educators and academic librarians. As colleges and universities increase their online course (educational/instructional) offerings, the rights of ownership and rules of fair use are only further complicated. Join the ACRL Distance Learning Section Discussion Group for a discussion focused on the state of copyright in distance learning. Learn more about the role of librarians in providing resource support for distance learning courses and faculty's teaching needs. Panelists include Copyright MOOC facilitators Kevin Smith from Duke University and Anne Gilliland (formerly of OSU) from the University of North Caroline-Chapel Hill as well as Luann Edwards of Tiffin University and Patricia Aufderheide of American University, this will be an opportune conversation to advance your understanding and competency in distance learning copyright issues.

Take part in our discussion on Twitter with #dlscopyrightchat. For more information, please contact Jill Hallam-Miller at JillHallam-Miller@centralpenn.edu or at 717-728-2415.

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