Events Calendar

Feb 20

“Copyright, Authors’ Rights, and Publication Contracts”

A lunchtime presentation by Nancy Sims, Copyright Program Librarian, University of Minnesota

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
11:45 am – 1:15 pm / TBA

Tuesday, February 20, 11:45-1:15, [location tbd]

Nancy Sims, Copyright Program Librarian, University of Minnesota

This event is open to all Carleton and St. Olaf faculty and staff -- Watch for RSVP!

Nancy Sims will lead a working lunch on copyright in the classroom, authors’ rights, and navigating publication contracts. Nancy obtained a library degree from Rutgers and a law degree from the University of Michigan, where she also worked as an instructional technology librarian. As the Copyright Program Librarian at the University of Minnesota, Nancy advocates for policies and practices that support sustainable scholarship, democratic information access, and wide public cultural participation. She blogs at Copyright Librarian and tweets @CopyrightLibn.

This event is generously supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Broadening the Bridge Grant and the Harold H. Ditmanson Chair in Religion at St. Olaf, and cosponsored by the Center for Innovation in the Liberal Arts at St. Olaf and the Perlman Center for Teaching and Learning (LTC) at Carleton.

Sponsored by Library. Contact: Sarah Calhoun, x7172