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Registration Open for Free ALA RUSA STARS Legislation & Licensing Committee Discussion Group Webinar “Licensing & Copyright 101” (Mon. May 16, 1:00-2:30 PM CDT)

(via Margaret Chambers, CARLI)

The ALA RUSA (Reference and User Services Association) STARS (Sharing and Transforming Access to Resources Section) Legislation & Licensing Committee is pleased to announce that registration is now open for its spring Discussion Group event on “Licensing & Copyright 101”. The event will be held over Zoom on Monday, May 16,  from 1:00 to 2:30 PM CDT. A recording will be made available following the event.

Featured speakers include the following people.

  • Corey Halaychik (Head of Content Management, University of Texas at Austin) on negotiation tactics and common license terms
  • Michael Rodriguez (Collections Strategist, University of Connecticut) on ebooks, licensing, and interlibrary loan
  • Carla Myers (Associate Professor & Coordinator of Scholarly Communication, Miami University) on the legal basis for licensing and your rights under U.S. copyright law

Registration is completely free for this event! To register, visit here.

If you have any questions, please contact Committee members Sreedevi Satyavolu, Chair, at satyavolu@cua.edu; Debbie Cobb, atmailto:dcobb@southalabama.edu; or Josh Zeller, at joshua.zeller@msj.edu.

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