Thursday, October 6, 2016

Faculty Workshop: Blackboard, Copyright & You

Are you confident in your ability to avoid copyright issues in your courses and on Blackboard? What is fair use, and how can a Creative Commons license help you safely use copyrighted information with your students?

Utilize Copyrighted Information with Confidence!--a one-hour workshop for TWU Denton, Dallas, and Houston faculty members, adjunct instructors, and others who teach and/or upload course materials to Blackboard--will address these topics and more.

Workshop  Utilize Copyrighted Information with Confidence!
Date & Time  October 21, 2016; 10-11 a.m.

In Denton  Blagg-Huey Library, Room 101 
In Dallas  IHSD 8720
In Houston  IHSH 6305

Presenter  Kris Helge, J.D., Ph.D., Director of Library Services, Tarrant County College 
Topics include 
~Copyright basics and avoiding copyright pitfalls
~Guidelines for uploading items to Blackboard and other digital course tools
~Fair use
~Locating and safely using copyrighted information via a Creative Commons license
~Judicial and legislative updates on academia and copyright
No RSVP required

Utilize Copyrighted Information with Confidence! is sponsored by the TWU Libraries and the TWU Center for Faculty Excellence.

Questions? Please let us know.

~Sandy Cochran

No comments:

Post a Comment