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21st Century Scholarship Unlocked: Your Rights as an Author


Friday, February 24, 2017
1:00pm - 2:45pm


GOL - Golisano Hall (70),
Golisano Auditorium

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Nicholas Paulus


Nicholas Paulus
Frances Andreu

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February 24, 2017
Presentation: 1-2 pm Golisano Auditorium
Reception: 2-3 pm Golisano Atrium

Distinguished speaker: Peter Hirtle

Peter Hirtle is an Affiliate Fellow of the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University. Until his retirement from Cornell in 2015, he served as Senior Policy Advisor to the Cornell University Library with a special mandate to address intellectual property issues. Previously at Cornell, Hirtle served as Director of the Cornell Institute for Digital Collections and as the Associate Editor of D-Lib Magazine.

He is an archivist by training with an MA in History from Johns Hopkins and an MLS with a concentration in archival science from the University of Maryland. Hirtle is a Fellow and Past President of the Society of American Archivists and is a member of its Working Group on Intellectual Property. He was a member of the Commission on Preservation and Access/Research Library Group's Task Force on Digital Archiving and the Copyright Office’s Section 108 Study Group, and he is a contributing author to the blog. He is also the co-author of Copyright and Cultural Institutions: Guidelines for Digitization for U.S. Libraries, Archives, and Museums.

hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Hosted by Faculty Career Development/The Wallace Center as part of the Faculty Success Series.

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