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Upcoming Hatcher Graduate Library Events

Ellen Van Volkenburg, Nellie Cornish, and the Michigan Connection

As the University of Michigan celebrates its bicentennial this year, Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, WA, is preparing to celebrate the 2018 centennial of its Theater Department, one of the oldest such departments in the country, which was co-founded by U-M alumna Ellen Van Volkenburg and her then-husband Maurcie Browne. Mark Bocek, Media Specialist for Cornish College of the Arts, has been on a multi-year research journey to uncover the history of the Theater Department, which led him to the University of Michigan's Special Collections Library, home to the Ellen Van Volkenb

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Date
06/08/2017
Time
04:00 PM to 05:15 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

Copyright and Accessibility

How does copyright law interact with making copyrighted works accessible to people with disabilities? Learn more at this workshop from Ana Enriquez of the U-M Library Copyright Office. Please register via TeachTech or by contacting Ana at anaenriq@umich.edu.

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Date
06/15/2017
Time
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery Lab (Room 100)
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Series
Copyright Workshops
Event Type
Workshop

What Copyright Covers

This workshop explains what’s copyrightable, what’s not, and what that means for people who reuse those materials. Do you know why copyright protects the yellow pages of a phone book, but not the white pages? How about the types of plot elements a novelist is allowed to copy from another book? Please register via TeachTech or by contacting Ana Enriquez at anaenriq@umich.edu.

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Date
06/16/2017
Time
02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery Lab (Room 100)
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Series
Copyright Workshops
Event Type
Workshop

Copyright and Preservation

This workshop explains how copyright law applies to preservation work. How does copyright law treat preservation by libraries, archives, and museums? When does copyright law permit you to provide access to a preservation copy, or to create a replacement copy? Please register via TeachTech or by contacting Ana Enriquez at anaenriq@umich.edu.

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Date
06/19/2017
Time
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery Lab (Room 100)
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Series
Copyright Workshops
Event Type
Workshop

Negotiating Publishing Contracts: Journal Articles

This workshop focuses on publishing contracts for journal articles. Which terms of your publishing agreement might you want to negotiate? How? When you’re working on behalf of a publisher, what terms do you seek? Explore these and other questions about publishing contracts in this workshop hosted by the U-M Library Copyright Office. After a brief overview of negotiation techniques and the law in this area, participants will negotiate mock publishing contracts. The group will then reconvene to debrief those negotiations.

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Date
07/11/2017
Time
01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery Lab (Room 100)
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Series
Copyright Workshops
Event Type
Workshop

Copyright and Course Websites

This workshop from the U-M Library Copyright Office exlains how copyright law applies to course websites. How does copyright law impact what you can post on a course website? When is posting material there a fair use? What about using materials the library has licensed? Please register via TeachTech or by contacting Ana Enriquez at anaenriq@umich.edu.

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Date
07/12/2017
Time
03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery Lab (Room 100)
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Series
Copyright Workshops
Event Type
Workshop

Negotiating Publishing Contracts: Monographs

This workshop focuses on publishing contracts for scholarly monographs. Which terms of your publishing agreement might you want to negotiate? How? When you’re working on behalf of a publisher, what terms do you seek? Explore these and other questions about publishing contracts in this workshop hosted by the U-M Library Copyright Office. After a brief overview of negotiation techniques and the law in this area, participants will negotiate mock publishing contracts. The group will then reconvene to debrief those negotiations. Please register via TeachTech or by contacting Ana at anaenriq@umich.edu.

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Date
07/13/2017
Time
01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery Lab (Room 100)
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Series
Copyright Workshops
Event Type
Workshop

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