• Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week

  • Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week

  • Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week

  • Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week

  • Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week

  • Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week

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Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week is an annual celebration of the important doctrines of fair use and fair dealing. It is designed to highlight and promote the opportunities presented by fair use and fair dealing, celebrate successful stories, and explain these doctrines.

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Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2019: Day 5 Roundup

*Cross posted from ARL Policy Notes* Check out all the great posts from Day 5 of Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week […]

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Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2019: Day 4 Roundup

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Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2019: Day 3 Roundup

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The Importance of Fair Use: A Fair Use Week Celebration

Please join Duke University Libraries on Tuesday, February 26, for a celebration of fair use! Every year, we use Fair Use Week (February 25-March 1) to highlight the importance of fair use for creators and users of copyrighted works. You can join us from 2:00 to 3:00pm, February 26, in the Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room (Rubenstein Library 153) for a discussion with several esteemed copyright experts about how fair use promotes creativity and innovation, supporting a wide range of cultural and scientific developments. Coffee, tea and snacks will be provided! Please register here.

Our panelists include:
James Boyle, William Neal Reynolds Professor, Duke University School of Law, and Co-founder of the Center for the Study of the Public Domain
Jennifer Jenkins, Clinical Professor of Law and Director of the Center for the Study of the Public Domain, Duke University School of Law
Cathy Rimer-Surles, Assistant Director for Contracts and Licensing, Duke University Press
Ed Timberlake, Copyright & Trademark Attorney, Timberlake Law
Mike Wolfe, Lecturing Fellow, Duke University School of Law, and former Executive Director of the Authors Alliance

The panel will be moderated by Dave Hansen, Associate University Librarian for Research, Collections and Scholarly Communication at Duke University Libraries. Afterward (3:00 to 3:30pm) you’ll have an opportunity to meet with Arnetta Girardeau, Duke University Libraries’ new Copyright & Information Policy Consultant, whose primary job is to educate and consult with members of the Duke community on copyright and related challenges that arise in teaching, research, and publishing.

Author
Dave Hansen
Organization
Duke University Libraries

Fair Dealing @ UNBC

This information session will give an overview of copyright and fair dealing, look at how fair dealing benefits members of the UNBC community, and discuss the future of fair dealing in Canadian education. All are welcome!

Author
Austin Matheson
Organization
University of Northern British Columbia

Renovating the Public Domain: Creating Value in Vintage Works

Join us for a lecture and audience discussion focusing on the impacts of the works entering the public domain as of January 1, 2019 and how these works will enhance teaching and research. A reception follows. Presented by University of Illinois at Urbana Research and Instruction Librarian and Teaching Assistant Professor, Law Library, Pia M. Hunter, J.D.

University of Illinois at Chicago
Richard J. Daley Library
801 S. Morgan St., Room 1-470
Chicago, IL 60607

About Pia M. Hunter, J.D.

Pia M. Hunter

Author
Andrea Smith
Organization
University of Illinois at Chicago Library