Open Access, Copyright, and Fair Use for Theses and Dissertations

Event Details

October 25, 2016
12:30 pm-2:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois

Room: 2601

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Contact:
Marilyn Billings
413-545-6891

An overview for graduate students of open access and the benefits of choosing open access for electronic theses and dissertations.

Erin Jerome, open access and institutional repository librarian, will provide an overview of copyright and fair use as it relates to theses and dissertations. Discussion time will explore graduate students’ thoughts about open access and copyright issues.

Refreshments will be served. Co-sponsored by the University Libraries and the Graduate School.