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Friday, July 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Open Letter to Senators Cardin and Van Hollen »
As promised in my last post, here’s the letter I sent to my two senators about  S. 1010 - the Register of Copyrights...
Monday, June 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Copyright for Multimedia - Review of Weeks 3-4 »
I have finished taking  Copyright for Multimedia , the Coursera MOOC I’ve been working on for the past few weeks! Alt...
Monday, May 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Copyright for Multimedia - Review of Weeks 1-2 »
I have finished the first half of  Copyright for Multimedia ! As noted in my  last post , this course is a seque...
Friday, May 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NLLD Recap Copyright for Multimedia MOOC »
Because H.R. 1695, the major copyright bill of the moment, only just made it through the house, and thus hasn’t yet arrive...
Thursday, April 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
H.R. 1695 National Library Legislative Day »
This was originally going to be a brief post noting that I’m attending  National Library Legislative Day  next w...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Copyright First Responders Webinar »
An archived version of the CopyTalk webinar about Harvard University’s Copyright First Responders is now available on the...
Tuesday, April 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Open Letter to Congressman John Sarbanes on H.R. 1695 »
As promised last week, here’s a copy of the letter I sent to Representative John Sarbanes about H.R. 1695, the Register of...
Thursday, March 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Upcoming CopyTalk Webinar »
I have been remiss in not noting that the American Library Association’s Office for Information Technology Policy has anno...
Friday, March 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACRL 2017 »
In my last post I noted that the U.S. Copyright Office recently launched an updated website. They followed this up with th...
Friday, March 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week Round-Up »
Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2017 is in the bag! The official website has been updated to include round-ups from each of the...
Friday, February 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week »
Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week is nearly upon us! This year’s edition of the annual event commissioned by the Association of R...
Friday, February 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New CC Search »
Exciting news  out of Creative Commons yesterday! Here’s a snippet:   We’re releasing CC Search today and...
Friday, February 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Copyright Office Study... »
Loyal readers may recall that many moons ago I wrote about a symposium at the Library of Congress sponsored by the Unite...
Monday, January 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CopyTalk Webinar - "Open Access Piracy..." »
The next edition of CopyTalk, a free webinar series sponsored by the American Library Association’s Office for Information...
Thursday, January 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thoughts On the Next Register of Copyrights »
As I mentioned in my first blog post of 2017, Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden has invited the public to comment on the...
Friday, December 9, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Copyright for Educators & Librarians - Week 5 Review »
I have reached the finish line of the Copyright for Educators and Librarians Coursera MOOC I’ve been taking! The fifth a...
Monday, November 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Copyright for Educators & Librarians - Weeks 3-4 Review »
Weeks 3 and 4 of Copyright for Educators and Librarians (the Coursera MOOC I’m currently taking; see this post for an...
Friday, October 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Copyright for Educators & Librarians - Week 1-2 Review »
I have completed Weeks 1 and 2 of Copyright for Educators and Librarians , the MOOC I’m taking through Coursera! My initi...
Friday, September 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Copyright for Educators and Librarians MOOC »
The latest session of the Coursera MOOC Copyright for Educators and Librarians , which was created by some of the leading...
Friday, September 16, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Journal of Copyright in Education & Librarianship »
I am very excited to share an announcement which was recently made to a listserv I subscribe to about the creation of a ne...
Wednesday, September 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Open Letter to Congressman John Sarbanes - Section 108 Reform »
As I mentioned in my last post , I was inspired by a letter written by the library deans at the College of William &...
Friday, September 2, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thoughts on the US Copyright Office's Notice of Inquiry »
Earlier this summer CCUMC President Pat Poet asked CCUMC members to send her responses to the U.S. Copyright Office’s ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
CopyTalk Webinar - 9/1 at 2pm EDT »
Readers of this blog may be interested to know that the Office for Information Technology Policy (OITP) is sponsoring a fr...
Friday, August 26, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Copyright Crash Course Website »
Colleen Lyon, the Scholarly Communications Librarian at the University of Texas, recently announced that Texas’s Copyright...
Monday, June 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Notice of Inquiry - U.S. Copyright Office »
Earlier this month the U.S. Copyright Office published a  Notice of Inquiry (“NOI”)  inviting interested parties...
Wednesday, June 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nancy Sims Copyright Article in "College & Research Libraries News" »
Nancy Sims (aka the Copyright Librarian ) has a terrific article about copyright in the latest issue of College &...
Thursday, May 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Kraemer Copyright Conference »
I am very pleased to announce that I will be attending the Kraemer Copyright Conference in Colorado Springs, CO from Jun...
Monday, May 9, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Moral Rights and the Google Books Case »
On April 18 I attended a symposium at the Library of Congress (one of the perks of living and working in the Baltimore/DC...
Tuesday, April 26, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
RightsStatements.Org »
RightsStatements.org The Digital Public Library of America and Europeana recently  announced the launch of a webs...
Monday, April 25, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Georgia State University Decision »
If you’re interested in both copyright and higher education, then you undoubtedly already know that on March 31 Judge Orin...
Monday, April 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Interview with Carla Myers, Kraemer Copyright Conference Organizer »
Recently I had the pleasure of conducting an email interview with Carla Myers, organizer of the Kraemer Copyright Conferen...
Wednesday, March 30, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
ARL's Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week »
The third annual Fair Use/Fair Dealing week ran from February 22-26. The event celebrates the American doctrine of fair us...
Thursday, March 24, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Recent Developments in Fair Use Course »
ACRL is offering an online course called “Recent Developments in Fair Use” which may be of interest to CCUMC members. Here...