Open Scholarship: Presence, Rights & Risks

In recognition of International Open Access Week 2016, The VCU Libraries and VCU School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs jointly hosted two workshops focusing on copyright, open scholarship and publishing agreements.  Presentations and resources are listed below:

Cultivating an Online Scholarly Presence (10/21/2016)
Margaret Henderson, MLIS, Director, Research Data Management, VCU Libraries
Hillary Miller, MLS, Scholarly Communications Outreach Librarian, VCU Libraries

Medical Scholarship and Publishing (10/26/2016)
Madelyn Wessel, JD, General Counsel

Presentation Slides (PDF)

VCU Libraries and Ms. Wessel will be providing additional workshops on copyright in Spring 2017. 

Copyright 2.0: Web, Arts and Multimedia Issues
Feb. 3, 2017, noon–2 p.m., James Branch Cabell Library Lecture Hall

This session explores:

  • Using images and other media in class versus on the web
  • License agreements and Terms of Use
  • Deep dive into transformative uses of art
  • Reuse of sound and film recordings

Register for this session

Copyright 3.0: Scholarly Communications
March 24, 2017, noon–2 p.m., James Branch Cabell Library, Lecture Hall

This session explores:

  • Reuse of images in scholarly publications
  • Publishing and media agreements
  • Protecting author’s rights and open access

Register for this session

2 Responses to “Open Scholarship: Presence, Rights & Risks”

  1. Katherine Henderson December 22, 2016 at 12:43 pm #

    Hey Ken, Will the recordings of these sessions be posted? Thanks!

    • Kenneth Foster January 4, 2017 at 9:13 am #

      Hi Katherine, Due to room constraints, these sessions were not recorded. However, the slides and PDFs from the session above are publicly available.

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