The Center for Intellectual Property at the University of Maryland-University College is offering an online workshop series called, “Intellectual Property in Academia.” Here is an excerpt from information distributed by CIP. Check the website for complete details:
Center for Intellectual Property
2007-2008 Intellectual Property in Academia
Online Workshop Series
Join the CIP for four (4) engaging online workshops this fall & spring! This year’s moderators include Siva Vaidhyanathan, Arnold Lutzker, Georgia Harper, Gary Pavela and Kim Bonner — all scholars in their respective areas of study and practice. In addition there will be guest chat sessions with other noted scholars. This asynchronous online workshop series has proven to be of interest to faculty, librarians, distance educators, instructional designers, curriculum specialists, and information professionals. Sign up for just one workshop or the whole series (see below).
Copyright and Academic Culture: New Issues and Developments
Dates: October 1-12, 2007
DMCA, P2P Filesharing and Campus Responses
Dates: November 5-16, 2007
Integrating Access to Digital Course Materials: Blackboard/WebCT, Coursepacks, e-Reserves, Licensed Materials, e-Books, Open Access…What Will They Think of Next?
Dates: January 28 – February 8, 2008
Building a Community that Values Academic Integrity
Dates: February 25 – March 7, 2008