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Minitex News articles tagged with "Copyright" (10):

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MDL offers December rights statements implementation training

Nov 17, 2020

The Minnesota Digital Library (MDL) is offering rights statements implementation training virtually on Tuesday, December 8th from 10:00 am-12:00 pm. Join us for this free and open event to learn more about how to apply standardized rights statements to digital items in your collection.
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Recap of March 13th rights workshop and plans for future training

Mar 20, 2020

On Friday, March 13th, we held a training event at Minitex for colleagues interested in learning about standardized rights statements and how to apply them. A small but engaged group joined us and together we reviewed the statements from rightsstatements.org and worked through examples from Minnesota Reflections and the University of Minnesota's collections. Our participants found that applying rights statements is often easier than you think!

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Join us March 13th to learn more about rights statements

Feb 21, 2020

If you have missed out on participating in our previous trainings on how to apply standardized rights statements to your archival collection, it is not too late! We are offering another free training event right here in the Minitex offices in the basement of Wilson Library on the University of Minnesota's West Bank on Friday, March 13th and we want you to join us. Learn more and register here.

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Save the date for the March 2020 rights implementation workshop!

Feb 3, 2020

Why is this Minitex meeting room empty? Because we want you to help us fill it on Friday, March 13th for the next in our series of rights statements implementation workshops.

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Implementing Rights Statements at the Northtown Public Library

Dec 10, 2019

Despite the chilly day, there was a nice-sized group of people in attendance at the rights statements implementation training event on Friday, December 6th at the Northtown Public Library in Blaine. Participants at the event learned about the rights statements, why they are important, and how they help users by providing helpful descriptive information about the rights status of their digital items.

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Second chance to attend a Rights Statements event with MDL!

Jul 31, 2019

We are hosting another of our training events for those who want to learn more about standardized rights statements and their implementation. It will be on Thursday, August 15th at the Kathryn A. Martin Library at the University of Minnesota Duluth, and it is open to the public and free of charge. Learn more and register here.

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New MDL webpage and introductory videos on implementing rights statements in Minnesota Reflections

Apr 30, 2019

Want to know more about rights statements? The rights statements project team has put together a new resource webpage, located in the Standards and Best Practices section of the MDL website. It contains an overview of the project, and access to a variety of training materials and resources. 

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ILL webinar alert: an alternative to CONTU

Apr 25, 2019

Don't miss your opportunity to attend a webinar on May 22 of one of the most attended sessions at the recent OCLC Resource Sharing Conference.  Ohio State University and Georgetown University will share their alternative approach to reviewing their ILL borrowing activity for copyright tracking. 

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Books entering public domain in 2019

Jan 2, 2019

There are thousands of works from 1923 that are available as of January 1st, 2019, including music, movies, art, screenplays, choreography, and literary works. Here is a list of 20 notable books now in the public domain.