CCM Open House: Why We Need to Manage Copyright

Virtual program

Why we need to manage copyright is the underlying theme ofClick University'sCertificate in Copyright Management: Principles and Issuesprogram. This blended learning program is designed for those who manage copyright issues without the benefit of a law degree. The seven online and two in-person courses, developed and taught by lawyer and author Lesley Ellen Harris of, will help those in any type of organization thoughtfully and practically deal with copyright and licensing issues. The courses have something for everyone, with topics covering the definitionofcopyright management;copyright issues for librarians, authors, and publishers; global and digital copyright issues; and answering questions from others about copyright. What areyourcopyright questions?

The open house will provide a brief introduction to the meaning of copyright managementand copyright compliance from the perspective of all information professionals including librarians, publishers and vendors, and those who work with these groups. Lesley will review what's involved in the Certificate in Copyright Management program, including the substance of each course, and how the online and in-person courses work. If you deal with copyright and licensing issues in your organization, learn how you can better manage those issues and stay legally compliant. Copyright needn't be a topic you avoid and get frustrated by. Let us help you evaluate your issues and move forward in managing them in a practical, knowledgeable, and supportive manner.

2014 marks the 7th year of the collaboration between SLA Lesley and SLA'sCarolynSosnowskiwill be on hand toanswer questions during the 60-minute open house. Don't miss this opportunity to find out about this premium Click University program, which was designed specifically for library and information professionals and those who work with them!For more information,visit the program pageand review the list of coursesand the2013-2014 schedule.

Register today:

Thursday, November 14, 2013


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