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    • 2016-05-18
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston MA
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    Understanding Copyright Presented by Franky Abbott
    Digital Public Library of America
    Wednesday, May 18, 2016 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    New England Historic Genealogical Society
    99 Newbury Street, Boston MA


    This copyright talk is designed for library, archive, and museum professionals who are new to the digitization process and interested in learning more about how copyright considerations impact their digitization choices. 


    The session will focus on the following topics and concepts: 

    • how to identify content in the public domain 
    • how to identify content under copyright and pursue permissions 
    • identifying orphan works 
    • understanding fair use 
    • understanding risk 
    • how to write useful rights and access statements 

    By the end of the session, participants will have a foundation of knowledge of how to approach copyright as part of the content selection process for digitization.





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2016-04-05 2016 Digital Commonwealth Annual Conference
2016-04-05 Speaker Registration for Digital Commonwealth Conference
2016-04-05 Exhibitor Registration - 2016 Annual Conference
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2015-09-22 Getting Started with Digital Commonwealth & Free Digitization
2015-08-20 Getting Started with Digital Commonwealth & Free Digitization
2015-07-07 Getting Started with Digital Commonwealth & Free Digitization
2015-05-27 Getting Started with Digital Commonwealth & Free Digitization
2015-04-02 Speaker Registration for Digital Commonwealth Conference
2015-04-02 Exhibitor Registration - 2015 Annual Conference
2015-04-02 2015 Digital Commonwealth Annual Conference
2015-02-11 Speaker Registration for Digital Commonwealth Conference
2014-07-16 Orientation Workshops: Public Librarian Partnership Gates Grant
2014-06-18 Orientation Workshops: Public Librarian Partnership Gates Grant
2014-04-16 Orientation Workshops: Public Librarian Partnership Gates Grant
2014-04-08 2014 Digital Commonwealth Annual Conference
2014-04-08 Exhibitor Registration - 2014 Annual Conference
2014-03-22 The State of Statewide Repositories in New England and How They are Aggregating Special Collections
2014-03-17 Metadata Work Party in Southbridge
2013-06-24 Developing Lesson Plans with Digital Content from Digital Commonwealth
2013-05-01 Speaker Registration for Digital Commonwealth Conference
2013-05-01 2013 Digital Commonwealth Conference
2012-12-13 Digitization Training Sessions - Berkshires
2012-12-06 Digitization Training Sessions - Cape Cod
2012-09-19 Digitization Training Sessions - Webinar
2012-09-07 Digitization Training Sessions - Andover
2012-08-20 Digitization Training Sessions - Boston
2012-08-16 Digitization Training Sessions - Whately
2012-08-07 Digitization Training Sessions - Middleborough
2012-07-25 Digitization Training Sessions - Marlborough
2012-05-08 2012 Digital Commonwealth Conference
2011-04-26 Speaker Registration for Digital Commonwealth Conference
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