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Digital Scholarship Workshops: Copyright Basics

Presentations and supplemental materials from the Digital Scholarship workshop series at the Claremont Colleges Library, facilitated by Ashley Sanders.


●Smith, Kevin L. “Copyright Risk Management: Principles and Strategies for Large-Scale Digitization Projects in Special Collections.” Research Library Issues, no. 279 (June 2012): 17–23.
●Smith, Drew. “Finding Parents for Orphan Works: Using Genealogical Methods to Locate Heirs for Obtaining Copyright Permissions.” Journal of Academic Librarianship 41, no. 3 (May 2015): 280–84.


●Brooks, Tim. “Copyright & Fair Use.” ARSC Journal 43, no. 1 (Spring 2012): 77–82.
●Buttler, Dwayne K. “Intimacy Gone Awry: Copyright and Special Collections.” Journal of Library Administration 52, no. 3–4 (April 2012): 279–93. doi:10.1080/01930826.2012.684506.
●Copyright Law: Section 102: Subject Matter of Copyright: In general.
●Copyright Law: Section 106: Exclusive Rights.
●Kleinman, Molly . “Copyright: Know the Basics,” ACRL Workshop: Scholarly Communication 101. (March 2010).
●Light, Michelle. “Controlling Goods or Promoting the Public Good: Choices for Special Collections in the Marketplace.” RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, & Cultural Heritage 16, no. 1 (Spring 2015): 48–63.
●McDonald, Steven J. “Copyright in the Digital Age,” Internet Culture, Policy & Law Institute, Cornell University (September 2015).
●McKay, Aprille, and Elizabeth Yakel. “Copyright News: Orphan Works and Section 108: Reproduction by Libraries and Archives.” OCLC Systems & Services 22, no. 4 (November 2006): 241–46.
●Whalen, Maureen. “Permissions Limbo: Intellectual Property and Licensing Issues.” RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, & Cultural Heritage 10, no. 1 (Spring 2009): 25–29.