>On behalf of the LITA Technology and Access Committee, The ALA OITP
>Copyright Advisory Subcommittee and the LITA Legislative and
>Regulatory Committee, I'd like to invite you to attend Legal
>Challenges to Digitization Projects: Adopting Orphan Works.
>This program is scheduled for Sunday, June 24, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
> and will take place at the Renaissance Mayflower Colonial Room.
>The speakers are:
>Denise Troll Covey, Principal Librarian for Special Projects,
>Carnegie Mellon University,
>Peter B. Hirtle, Intellectual Property Officer and Technology
>Strategist, Cornell University Library,
><http://tinyurl.com/7338b>Adopting "Orphan Works". RLG DigiNews.
>April 15, 2005
>Douglas Knox, Interim Director, Dr. William M. Scholl Center for
>Family and Community History, the Newberry Library. Doug is the
>Managing editor of the University of Chicago Press's The
>Encyclopedia of Chicago.
>Miriam M. Nisbet, ALA Legislative Counsel. Miriam recently spoke at
>the 7th Annual Symposium on Intellectual Property at the Center for
>Intellectual Property and Copyright in the Digital Environment,
>University of Maryland University College.
>Orphan works remain one of the legislative hot topics of the year.
>We hope that you will join us for this discussion of the status of
>the issue and how some institutions have managed to get their
>copyright orphans adopted.
>Beatrice Nichols, Chair
>LITA Technology and Access Committee
>Systems Librarian, Eckerd College
>Beatrice F. Nichols
>Eckerd College Library
>St. Petersburg, Florida
>Celebrate failure! It's a critical element of learning. ~ Annamaria Profit
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