Month: February 2011

Finding, Using and Publishing Creative Commons Works (Online) (NEFLIN)

Friday, April 1, 2:00 – 3:00 pm Have you ever seen a great photo, video or document online that you wished you could use, but were unsure if the copyright would allow it? Creative Commons licenses allow content creators to share their works while retaining some control over how their works are used. Learn how …

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Inviting Student Participation in Your School Library Media Program (Online) (NEFLIN)

Thursday, April 7, 2:00 – 3:30 pm How can you nurture student learning and creativity with innovative new tools? Begin to re-imagine the possibilities of a school library as a laboratory for real-life work by exploring Web 2.0 and cloud computing tools that you can use to nurture student participation — both for learning and …

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Copyright Issues in Academic Libraries – Copyright Series #4c (Live Online – PLAN)

It is suggested that you attend Copyright Series 1, 2, and 3 and then the Issues course that is applicable to your library. Engage in discussion regarding how to deal with copyright concerns in situations commonly encountered in academic libraries, such as the use of print course packs and content management technology such as Blackboard; …

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Copyright Issues in School Libraries – Copyright Series #4b (Live Online – PLAN)

It is suggested that you attend Copyright Series 1, 2, and 3 and then the Issues course that is applicable to your library. Engage in discussion regarding how to deal with copyright concerns in situations commonly encountered in school libraries, such as the conditions under which the school or library may show movies to students; …

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Copyright Issues in Public Libraries – Copyright Series #4a (Live Online – PLAN)

It is suggested that you attend Copyright Series 1, 2, and 3 and then the Issues course that is applicable to your library. Engage in discussion regarding how to deal with copyright concerns in situations commonly encountered in public libraries, such as the ability of the library to publicly display or perform different types of …

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Digital Rights, The Internet, and Social Media – Copyright Series #3 (Live Online – PLAN)

It is suggested that you attend Copyright Series 1, 2, and 3 and then the Issues course that is applicable to your library. Although there is no separate copyright law for the Internet, generally speaking, applying copyright to the Internet and social media offers its own particular challenges. Learn how to work through those often …

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Basic Copyright Issues – Copyright Series #1 (Live Online – PLAN)

It is suggested that you attend Copyright Series 1, 2, and 3 and then the Issues course that is applicable to your library. Copyright laws can be confusing. What are the guidelines for librarians, patrons, faculty, and students in the age of the Internet? Gretchen McCord – librarian, attorney, and copyright consultant – will cover …

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Integrating Social Media and Mobile Technologies to Help Enhance Library Services (PLAN)

Part one covers Social Media. Social Media is not new; however, it is literally everywhere today and it is connecting people, places, things, and ideas. And libraries, for centuries, have acted as conduits to help their communities obtain high-quality information while providing a social space for their users to consume, repurpose, and share content. In …

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