The Copyright Librarian

Within most libraries in the United States today there is an information professional who has become the ‘go-to’ person for grasping and grappling with copyright questions. While not an attorney, this librarian has developed an awareness and understanding of copyright law, legislation and practice as they relate to a wide variety of library activities. This practical handbook provides a broad overview of copyright librarianship. It is written for information professionals whose area of expertise, specialization or job it is to inform and educate others about the ethical use and best practices surrounding copyrighted materials It is written about the person with solid analytical skills and the ability to adapt and adjust in a rapidly changing environment; someone who can serve as an intermediary between information producers and consumers; someone who is knowledgeable about the law and providing access to information; someone who is well positioned within an organization to answer questions about copyright and provide reliable, accurate, and relevant answers, information, assistance, and guidance when needed. In short: a copyright librarian. Thorough and up-to-date look at an emerging field of specialization within libraries Provides an overview of job opportunities available and how to prepare for these jobs Presents a range of useful current awareness and professional development resources and tools for the new, prospective, and working professional Addresses common misperceptions about copyright librarians

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  • Author : Linda Frederiksen
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 148 pages
  • ISBN : 0081002114
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Copyright Librarian

The Copyright Librarian
  • Author : Linda Frederiksen
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 06 November 2015
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Within most libraries in the United States today there is an information professional who has become the ‘go-to’ person for grasping and grappling with copyright questions. While not an attorney, this librarian has developed an awareness and understanding of copyright law, legislation and practice as they relate to a wide variety of library activities. This practical handbook provides a broad overview of copyright librarianship. It is written for information professionals whose area of expertise, specialization or job it is to

The Librarian's Copyright Companion

The Librarian's Copyright Companion
  • Author : James S. Heller
  • Publisher : William S. Hein & Co., Inc.
  • Release : 21 January 2022
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The Librarian's Copyright Companion is intended to help librarians interpret copyright law in their workplace, whether they work in the for-profit or non-profit sector. The book provides a background in U.S. copyright law, as well as international treaties. It offers an in depth discussion of the provisions of the Copyright Act most important to librarians: fair use (section 107), the library exemption (section 108), and the public performance exemption (section 110). The author discusses copyright issues regarding the use of print, digital,

Copyright for Librarians

Copyright for Librarians
  • Author : Harvard University. Berkman Center for Internet & Society
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 21 January 2022
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"Re-designed as a textbook, "Copyright for Librarians: the essential handbook" can be used as a stand-alone resource or as an adjunct to the online curriculum. With a new index and a handy Glossary, it is essential reading for librarians and for anyone learning about or teaching copyright law in the information field."--Publisher's website.

Copyright and library materials for the handicapped

Copyright and library materials for the handicapped
  • Author : Françoise Hébert,Wanda Noel
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 24 July 2017
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The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) is the leading international body representing the interests of library and information services and their users. It is the global voice of the information profession. The series IFLA Publications deals with many of the means through which libraries, information centres, and information professionals worldwide can formulate their goals, exert their influence as a group, protect their interests, and find solutions to global problems.

The Librarian’s Copyright Companion, Second Edition

The Librarian’s Copyright Companion, Second Edition
  • Author : James S. Heller,Paul Hellyer,Benjamin J. Keele
  • Publisher : William S. Hein & Co., Inc.
  • Release : 21 January 2022
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The transition from print to digital continues. The Copyright Act has changed a little, but not for the better. This book begins with the premise that copyright exists to promote the dissemination of information, and while creators have certain rights, so do users. This new edition updates every chapter and adds a new chapter on the library as a publisher. Also included is information on recent developments such as Creative Common licences and the use of digital video (e.g.

Copyright for Library and Information Service Professionals

Copyright for Library and Information Service Professionals
  • Author : Paul Pedley
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 September 2003
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This practical guide is aimed specifically at information professionals who are often those responsible for copyright compliance in their organisation. Copyright infringement can carry both civil and criminal penalties, making it essential for those responsible to get it right. This new edition has been updated to take account of recent developments concerning Crown copyright, and the proposed EC Directive on harmonising certain aspects of copyright and related rights. There is a new chapter on licensing agreements for electronic information, and