FLICC MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT MA2007-1
U.S. Copyright Issues Online (Online Course)
Monday, September 18—Friday, October 20, 2006
Register online at http://www.loc.gov/flicc/feveform.html 
 
Need to learn more about U.S. copyright law but never seem to have time to attend a course? This online course will cover the following:
• Rights exploitation and violations
• Remedies for violations
• Use of copyright materials
• Digital copyright law
• History of U.S. Copyright
• Copyright protection and protected works
• Copyright registration and ownership
• Rights protection and limitations
 
How does this online course work? Twice a week, beginning Monday, September 18, 2006, you will receive e-lessons for eight weeks and a self-marking quiz. During 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 http://www.copyrightlaws.com.
 
Dates
Monday, September 18—Friday, October 20, 2006
Sponsors
CAPCON and the FLICC Education Working Group
Registration
$150 (charge to CAPCON Network Training Account -CN). Registration includes e-lessons and listserv membership for 5 weeks. Register online at http://www.loc.gov/flicc/feveform.html.
Information
Call FLICC (202) 707-4813; TTY (202) 707-4995/CAPCON (202) 331-5771
Cancellation
Cancellations must be called into the FLICC office (202-707-4813) 48 hours prior to the start of an educational program or the full fee will be charged.