Open Access Week, October 24 – October 28, 2016!

Please help us celebrate Open Access Week, October 24 – October 28, 2016! On October 25th at 10:30 AM, we would like to invite you to attend a UH Manoa sponsored panel discussion on Copyright, Intellectual Property, Creative Commons & Fair Use via HITS in LC 108B. Topics include:

  • Key points to consider when using Open Access materials or creating your own;
  • Copyright maximalism in the information age;
  • Creative Commons licenses, including examples in our everyday lives; and
  • Four factors of the Fair Use doctrine and how to apply them.


Brian Huffman, Electronic Services Librarian and teaches Scholarly Research at William S. Richardson School of Law.

Debora Halbert, Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and the author of The State of Copyright, the co-edited Handbook of Intellectual Property.

Billy Meinke, OER Technologist for the UHM Outreach College; formerly at Creative Commons, specializing in education applications of their open licenses.

Peter Shirts, Music & Audiovisual Librarian, Acting Head of Sinclair Library & the Wong Audiovisual Center.

Please join us to learn more about copyright issues and how they can affect you! Seating is limited so please email if you plan to attHi Annend. Thank you!

Posted in 2016
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