FLICC Offers Its First Online Course

Digital Licensing and Online Content

Need to learn more about licensing digital content like periodicals,
databases and images, but don't have the time to attend a course? With, FLICC is pleased to announce a unique online course
on digital licensing and online content. The course will cover a broad
range of topics including

* Basic digital licensing concepts and strategies
* Licensing arrangements
* Negotiating licenses
* Global aspects of licensing
* Boiler plate and other licensing clauses
* Managing licenses

How does this online course work? Three times a week, beginning Monday,
April 12, 2004, you will receive e-lessons for 9 weeks (a total of 27
sessions) and a self-marking quiz. During the duration of the course,
participants will also be part of an exclusive listserv where
participants can discuss course contents and ask questions.

Lesley Ellen Harris, author of several books on copyright including
Digital Licensing: A Practical Guide for Librarians, is the developer
and proctor for this course. She has also developed email tutorials on
digital licensing for the American Library Association and an
international version on Canadian copyright law. For more information on
Harris visit her Web site at

Monday, April 12--Monday, June 7, 2004

$99 (Registration includes e-lessons and listserv membership for 9
weeks.) Visit the FLICC Educational Programs Web site at to register online, or call
the FLICC office at (202) 707-4800.

Request ADA accommodations five business days in advance at (202)
707-6362 TTY or [log in to unmask]

Call FLICC (202) 707-4800; TTY (202) 707-4995

Cancellations must be called into the FLICC office (202-707-4800) 48
hours prior to the start of an educational program or the full fee will
be charged.