The Copyright Legislation, Education and Advocacy Network (CLEAN)

Charge

To advise the Committee on Legislation (COL) and the OITP Advisory Committee on copyright policy and legislation and to advise on, develop and deliver copyright education to librarians. Members may be asked to provide library case studies for regulatory filings, contact Congress and provide hearing testimony; review Washington Office (WO) copyright publications or write content for blogs and social media; and represent the ALA at conferences and policy convenings. Members will develop and participate in copyright programming and contribute to educational endeavors such as the Copyright Advisory Network throughout the year. Members will advocate for copyright and information policy in the interests of library users and provide mentoring to librarians responsible for copyright at their institutions.  

Roster

Mr. Ed Garcia (Liaison, September 1, 2020, to September 1, 2024)
Rosalind Bradley (Staff Liaison, September 1, 2020, to September 1, 2025)
Marleen Coleman (Staff Liaison, June 1, 2022, to June 1, 2025)
Alan Inouye (Staff Liaison, September 1, 2021, to September 1, 2025)

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Composition

Members of the Subcommittee on Copyright are appointed from the membership at large, serving 1-year terms and led by a subcommittee chair.

Subcommitees and Task Forces

Members of the Subcommittee on Copyright are appointed from the membership at large, serving 1-year terms and led by a subcommittee chair.

Staff Liaison

Carrie Russell
Director, Program on Public Access to Information
crussell@alawash.org