Workshop Copyright

Professional Development Workshops

Copyright, Images and Digitisation Workshop
25 October 2012
AAH, Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London, EC1 6EJ

Provided by Naomi Korn Copyright Consultancy

This course provided an introduction to the principles of copyright within the context of creating, curating and using collections. It offered basic and practical training, giving participants the tools required to understand how they can manage rights more effectively.

Topics included:

- An introduction to copyright – what, how long, who owns what rights
Moral rights
- Fair Dealing and the proposed changes to the legislation following the Hargreaves Review of IP
- Tracing rights holders and processes of rights clearance
- Copyright and the digitisation lifecycle
- Orphan works and risk management
- Creative Commons licences
- Special attention will be paid to copyright issues surrounding digitisation and the web