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Copyright in Digital Repositories / VLE’s all day event


11:59 pm

Event Type

The Digital Environment and Copyright Issues
10th January 2006, 10am – 4.30pm
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

The one-day seminar will examine the impact of digital environment on the publication and dissemination of research and learning materials and the associated copyright issues. Focusing on institutional repositories, virtual learning environments and the new CLA scanning licence, the audience will have the opportunity to hear from speakers who are engaged with the current developments in these areas. Participants are invited to share their views and experiences at a panel discussion at the close of the event.


10.00 – 10.25 Arrival and registration

10.25 – 10.30 Welcome: Caroline Lloyd, Head of Library Services, LSHTM

10.30 – 11.00 The Open Access movement: where are we now?
Dr Paul Ayris, Director of Library Services, UCL

11.00 – 11.45 Setting up an institutional repository at Surrey: a feasibility study: Dr Christine Daoutis, Project Officer, University of Surrey

11.45 – 12.30 Copyright for an institutional repository: experiences with LSE Research Online: Camilla Griffiths, ePrints Assistant, LSE,
Sally Rumsey, eServices Librarian, LSE

12.30 – 13.30 Lunch

13.30 – 14.15 Staying legal: copyright, VLEs and the role of the librarian
Dr Jane Secker, Learning Technology Librarian, LSE

14.15 – 15.00 Implementing the CLA scanning licence at Brunel University: a case study: Monique Ritchie, Copyright and Digital Resources
Officer, Brunel University

15.00 – 15.30 The CLA scanning licence: the British Library’s service response: Annick Ireland, Higher Education Marketing Manager,
British Library

15.30 – 15.45 Tea/coffee break

15.45 – 16.30 Panel/audience discussion
Booking Details:
Cost is £60 for CPD25 subscribers, £75 M25 affiliate members and £100 for other institutions, including lunch and refreshments.
To book, please book online at, or contact Dave Puplett at
Please note that there are limited places available for this event, which will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. Bookings will close on the 6th January 2006 and any cancellations after that date will incur a 50% cancellation fee. Provisional bookings will be held for 7 working days. A “no show??? on the day will incur 100% cancellation charges.

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