Oklahoma State University

Copyright and Faculty Rights Two-Part Webcast Viewing at the Library

March 2 & 9, Noon-1:30 p.m.
Peggy V. Helmerich Browsing Room, Edmon Low Library

Feb. 24, 2012

For Immediate Release

STILLWATER -The OSU Library and GPSGA will host a viewing of this two-part webcast by Academic Impressions. It is free and open to the public.

Faculty, students, instructional support personnel and other academic administrators are invited to join us for both sessions to help increase understanding around the challenges and solutions of applying copyright law in classrooms, research and scholarship.

Program Overview | Agenda

Handouts | March 2 Recording (available at a later date)

March 2 Session: Faculty Use of Copyright

  • Copyright in the live classroom
  • Copyright in the virtual classroom
    • Teaching with the TEACH Act
    • The special problem of films and other audiovisual materials
    • Opportunities and risks of social media sites
  • Fair use of copyrighted works
    • Fair use in course management systems
    • Classroom guidelines for copies
    • Fair use in research

Handouts | March 9 Slides | March 9 Recording (available at a later date)

March 9 Session: Faculty Ownership of Copyright

  • Principles of copyright ownership
    • Copyright in your own works and publications
    • Steps to protect and manage your copyright
  • Publication agreements
  • Licensing requirements
  • Open content requirements
  • Control, use, and licensing

This session will cover these topics in general sense that might apply to faculty and researchers anywhere in the US.  John Price, Assistant University Council, from OSU’s Legal Counsel office will be on hand to participate in OSU-specific discussion following the presentation. 

Before the webcast, presenters will send a summary of the relevant copyright statutes and regulations. If you would like to familiarize yourself with the law prior to participating please send an email with the subject line “webcast” to lib-pub@okstate.edu.

Oklahoma State University is a modern land-grant system of interdisciplinary programs that prepares students for success. OSU is America’s Brightest Orange. Through leadership and service, OSU is preparing students for a bright future and building a brighter world for all. As Oklahoma’s only university with a statewide presence, OSU improves the lives of people in Oklahoma, the nation, and the world through integrated, high-quality teaching, research, and outreach. OSU has more than 35,000 students across its five-campus system and more than 24,000 on its combined Stillwater and Tulsa campuses, with students from all 50 states and around 120 nations. Established in 1890, OSU has graduated more than 240,000 students to serve the state of Oklahoma, the nation and the world.


URL: http://www.library.okstate.edu/news/spring12/webcast.htm
Last Updated: 24 February 2012

Media Contact:

Bonnie Ann Cain-Wood, APR
Email: lib-pub@okstate.edu
Phone: (405) 744-7331

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Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK 74078-1071

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