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
GET THIS BOOKThe 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

The Copyright Librarian

The Copyright Librarian
  • Author : Linda Frederiksen
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 06 November 2015
GET THIS BOOKThe 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

Copyright, Fair Use, and the Challenge for Universities

Copyright, Fair Use, and the Challenge for Universities
  • Author : Kenneth D. Crews
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 15 December 1993
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The recent lawsuit against Kinko's Copies for copyright infringement has exposed the confusion and heightened the fear of liability surrounding copyright issues in colleges and universities. This volume offers an enlightening explanation of copyright and the ambiguous concept of fair use as they affect and are affected by higher education. In the first large-scale study of its kind, Kenneth D. Crews surveys the copyright policies of ninety-eight American research universities. His analysis reveals a variety of ways in which universities

Commonsense Copyright

Commonsense Copyright
  • Author : R.S. Talab
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 16 November 2015
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This second edition presents information updated as of the end of 1998 regarding the Copyright Act as currently amended. Applicable to both general and specialized audiences, the book covers copyright as it applies to a variety of settings, with numerous usage examples and guideline charts, all presented in an easy-to-read format with the “legalese” reserved for the footnotes. Featured are sections on the use of copyrighted materials, libraries and copyrighted materials, permissions policies, and new technology issues such as computer software,

The Copyright Book

The Copyright Book
  • Author : William S. Strong
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 30 May 2014
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An accessible and comprehensive guide to copyright law, updated to include new developments in infringement, fair use, and the impact of digital technology.

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 : 24 January 2021
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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.

The Copyright Book, sixth edition

The Copyright Book, sixth edition
  • Author : William S. Strong
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 30 May 2014
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An accessible and comprehensive guide to copyright law, updated to include new developments in infringement, fair use, and the impact of digital technology. Through five editions since 1981, this book has offered the most comprehensive accessible guide available to all aspects of copyright law. Now, with the sixth edition, The Copyright Book has been thoroughly updated to cover copyright for the Internet age, discussing a range of developments in the law since 2000. The only book written for nonlawyers that covers the

The Copyright Primer for Librarians and Educators

The Copyright Primer for Librarians and Educators
  • Author : American Library Association,Janis H. Bruwelheide,National Education Association of the United States,Mary Hutchings Reed
  • Publisher : Chicago : American Library Association
  • Release : 24 January 1995
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Building on the handy question-and-answer format introduced in the first edition, Bruwelheide adds commentary on critical developments of the last eight years, especially those related to video, digitization, electronic communications, and emerging technologies of the Global Information Infrastructure. The guide provides users with valuable guidance on the complexities of copyright law. Clear background and concise answers will help readers understand the intent of the law in order to better judge the appropriateness of their actions.

Copyright Exceptions

Copyright Exceptions
  • Author : Robert Burrell,Allison Coleman
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 24 February 2005
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This book was first published in 2005. Copyright 'exceptions' or 'users' rights' have become a highly controversial aspect of copyright law. Most recently, Member States of the European Union have been forced to amend their systems of exceptions so as to comply with the Information Society Directive. Taking the newly amended UK legislation as a case study, this book examines why copyright exceptions are necessary and the forces that have shaped the present legislative regime in the UK. It seeks to