Free copyright training : State Library

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Australian Libraries Copyright Committee presents FREE copyright training available to all interested persons.

The Australian Libraries Copyright Committee is the primary policy body for the discussion of copyright issues affecting Australian libraries, with major members comprising the Australian Library & Information Association (ALIA), National and State Libraries Australasia (NSLA), Council of University Librarians (CAUL) and National Library of Australia (NLA).

Date: Thursday 6th June 2013

Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm (with repeat session 1:30pm – 4:30pm)

Location: Great Southern Room, State Library of Western Australia

‘Get your collections out there: understanding the copyright framework around online collections’ follows on from last year’s ALCC training, which tackled the copyright basics. This year’s training aims to demystify copyright law for librarians looking to promote collections online, and help staff develop risk management guidelines for using copyright works.


9:30am Part 1 – Making friends with copyright
Quick run through of the basics! Protection, duration, and copyright exceptions

10:30am Tea break

11:00am Part 2 – Engaging with your collections online
Dealing with digital challenges: content licensing, digitisation, data and text mining, social media use, Creative Commons and more!

12:30pm Close

To register:

RSVP to Shelli Johnston with: your name/ your organisation/ session you will be attending (AM or PM)

Kind regards,

Shelli Johnston
Public Library Liaison Technician

T (08)9427 3213
F +618 9427 3256


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