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 Copyright Librarian

The Copyright Librarian
  • Author : Linda Frederiksen
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 11 October 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

Complete Copyright

Complete Copyright
  • Author : Carrie Russell,Dwayne K. Buttler
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 07 June 2004
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Through real-life examples, ALA copyright expert Russell illustrates how librarians can be advocates for a fair and balanced copyright law and provides guidance for both common copyright issues and latest trends. She also addresses the intricacies of copyright in the digital world and recent copyright legislation, including the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) and the Technology, Education and Copyright Harmonization Act (TEACH).

The New Academic Librarian

The New Academic Librarian
  • Author : Rebeca Peacock,Jill Wurm
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 23 January 2014
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The new essays on today’s academic librarians examine above all their functions and responsibilities—since these have greatly changed just in recent years, especially in matters of technology. These librarians/essayists step away from yesterday’s stereotypes and explain at length their new roles. From digital resources and special collections, to web development and new outreach initiatives, the topics covered by the essays in this book will reassure new librarians and stimulate prospective librarians as they realize the enhanced

Copyright for Librarians

Copyright for Librarians
  • Author : Harvard University. Berkman Center for Internet & Society
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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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.

Digital Rights Management

Digital Rights Management
  • Author : Catherine A. Lemmer,Carla P. Wale
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 02 September 2016
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In a world of users that routinely click “I Agree” buttons, librarians may be the lone voice raising an alert to the privacy, use, and ownership issues arising in connection with the design and implementation of digital rights management (DRM) technologies. DRM reflects the efforts of copyright owners to prevent the illegal distribution of copyrighted material – an admirable goal on its face. A common misunderstanding is that DRM is copyright law. It is not. Rather it is a method of

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 : 16 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.

Librarian's Guide to Intellectual Property in the Digital Age

Librarian's Guide to Intellectual Property in the Digital Age
  • Author : Timothy Lee Wherry,Wherry Lee
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 15 March 2002
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This volume is a guide to intellectual property. Under intellectual property law, owners are granted certain exclusive rights to a variety of intangible assets, such as musical, literary, and artistic works; discoveries and inventions; and words, phrases, symbols, and designs. This work includes an introduction to the basics of copyrights, patents, and trademarks and written especially to serve the needs and questions of librarians. The issue of what constitutes fair use, modern-day disputes over file swapping services such as Napster,

Global Resource Sharing

Global Resource Sharing
  • Author : Linda Frederiksen,Margaret Bean,Heidi Nance
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 09 November 2011
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Written from a global perspective, this book reviews sharing of library resources on a global scale. With expanded discovery tools and massive digitization projects, the rich and extensive holdings of the world’s libraries are more visible now than at any time in the past. Advanced communication and transmission technologies, along with improved international standards, present a means for the sharing of library resources around the globe. Despite these significant improvements, a number of challenges remain. Global Resource Sharing provides

Copyright for Archivists and Records Managers

Copyright for Archivists and Records Managers
  • Author : Tim Padfield
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 21 October 2019
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As an archivist or records manager it is essential to keep up to date with the complexities of copyright legislation, and Copyright for Archivists and Records Managers has been described as an ‘unparalleled’ resource for that purpose. What is copyright? Who owns it and for how long? What rights does it confer, and what are the limitations and exceptions? This comprehensive manual uniquely outlines copyright law in the UK with special reference to the unpublished materials commonly found in archive

The Librarian's Legal Companion for Licensing Information Resources and Services

The Librarian's Legal Companion for Licensing Information Resources and Services
  • Author : Tomas A. Lipinski
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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Legal expert Lipinski offers a definitive sourcebook for information licensing in libraries, including copyright and contract matters, general contract law concepts, developments in online and information contracting; and the advantages and disadvantages of licensing. Readers will find clear guidance on deciphering the legalese in agreements, advice on negotiating or countering provisions with library-friendly alternatives, and detailed explanations of specific licenses as well as a discussion of issues regarding online and information contracting.