Presented at Bepress Webinar Series, April 12, 2012.
Also viewable at http://vimeo.com/40260770.
Rights checking can appear complicated and difficult at first glance, but it doesn’t have to be. In this webinar, Marisa Ramirez will share the results of research she conducted with Ann Hanlon, in which they investigated the copyright clearance practices of repository managers across the globe. Marisa and Michele will discuss common copyright workflow options, and provide suggestions to repository managers for streamlining the process. Topics will include: -- An overview of research on rights checking practices -- Different rights checking workflows -- Discussion of methods used for contacting publishers and tracking permissions.
Library and Information Science