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Mon 20 May 2019
13:00 - 14:30

Provided by: Office of Scholarly Communication


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Copyright issues in academia (for the Faculty of Education)

Mon 20 May 2019


This course covers copyright from the perspective as academics, both as copyright holders and users of copyrighted materials. We will look at how other people's works can be reused legally in a University context. In particular, we will consider common issues that arise when publishing in journals. You will learn how to use copyright and Creative Commons licenses to make sure your work is protected appropriately and shareable whenever possible. This course is designed for the Faculty of Education and priority will be given to these Faculty members.

Venue: DMB GS1

Target audience
  • Researchers
  • PhD students

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Mon 20 May 2019   13:00 - 14:30 13:00 - 14:30 Dr B. Gini
  • Understand the restrictions around the use of other people's work
  • Know how to negotiate copyright transfer agreements with publishers
  • Understand how Creative Commons licenses are used to make research Open
  • Avoid pitfalls when sharing your own work

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