Cases and Commentaries: Intellectual Property Issues for Librarians

This webinar discusses current issues in copyright and other areas of intellectual property law, explains why these issues are of interest to librarians and libraries, and describes the organizations that advocate on behalf of libraries in this arena.

Who Should Attend

Anyone with an interest in the topic can benefit from this session and is welcome to participate. No special knowledge of copyright required.


Anne Gilliland is a lawyer and a librarian, with an M.S. in Library and Information Science from the University of Tennessee and a J.D. from Capital University Law School. She is the head of the Health Sciences Copyright Management Office at the Ohio State University.


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session recording (.wmv)

session slides (.ppt)

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Computer with Internet access (high-speed connection is best) and media player software. Headphones recommended. If you receive a Codec error when playing the recorded file with Windows Media Player, download the gotowebinar codec file from: The Codec acts as a patch that allows the recording, which is created with a higher version of Media Player, to play in version 7. For more information on playing the recording, see the FAQ.




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