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Upcoming Library Events

Engaging Latin American Studies: Connecting Collections to Teaching and Learning

The 62nd annual meeting of the Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials (SALALM), May 20-24, will be a forum to discuss how librarians’ and faculty’s teaching practice can build a bridge between library collections, students and each other. For program, registration and local information, please visit the conference website.

Event Information

Date
05/20/2017 to 05/24/2017
Time
May 20th - 24th, 2017
08:30 AM to 06:30 PM
Location
Various Locations, Central Campus
Series
LXII SALALM Annual Conference
Event Type
Symposium

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

Event Information

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

Event Information

Date
06/15/2017
Time
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery Lab (Room 100)
Location Information
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.

Event Information

Date
06/16/2017
Time
02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery Lab (Room 100)
Location Information
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.

Event Information

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

Current Library Exhibits

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