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Australian Libraries Copyright Committee presents FREE copyright training for ALCC members The Australian Libraries Copyright Committee is the primary policy body for the discussion of copyright issues affecting Australian libraries, with major members comprising the Australian Library & Information Association (ALIA), National and State Libraries Australasia (NSLA), Council of University Librarians (CAUL) and National Library of Australia (NLA)
Date: Friday 29th November 2013
Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm – Copyright Essentials
1:30pm – 4:30pm – Copyright Extended
Location: State Library SA – Hetzel Lecture Theatre, Institute Building, corner of North Terrace and Kintore Avenue
The two sessions are designed as a full day course, however you can decide to attend just one. Please note that the second session ‘Copyright into the future’ assumes either a solid grasp of copyright basics or attendance at the morning session.
9:30am Part 1 – Making friends with copyright
Quick run through of the basics! Protection, duration, and copyright exceptions
10:30am Tea break
11:00am Part 2 – Engaging with your collections online
Dealing with digital challenges, s200AB online and beyond. Digitisation, data and text mining, social media use!
1:30pm Part 1 – Engaging with your customers – managing risk
Developing a risk management framework, orphans, unpublished works, libraries as third party facilitators, s200AB flexibilities, licencing, creative commons and social interaction.
3:30pm Part 2 – Where to from here?
What will copyright look like tomorrow? This session will look at some of the challenges copyright is facing in the digital age, and some of the influences proposals for change. It’ll cover the ALRC Copyright in the Digital Economy, the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP), World Intellectual Property Organisations discussions on exceptions for libraries and archives, e-book lending, digital rights management and digital libraries.
To register for each session you will attend book online at and/or or go to SLSA’s Calendar of Events at If you are attending the full day please ensure you register for both sessions. Places are limited. If you have any scenarios you would like to see discussed during the session, or for any further information, contact Trish Hepworth on 02 6262 1102 or .