Conservation DistList Archives [Date] [Subject] [Author] [SEARCH]

Subject: Classes from LYRASIS

Classes from LYRASIS

From: Jessica Leming <jessica.leming<-at->
Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2009
Developing a Disaster Plan (Live Online)
November 2, 2009
with mandatory follow-up
    November 9, 2009 and
    November 16, 2009
    10am - 12pm EST

    Disaster planning requires the support and commitment of staff
    from many departments, including Facilities and Accounting
    Services. Plan preparation is more successful and effective when
    undertaken by a committee with staff representatives from across
    the institution. This web-based class is designed to support the
    work of an institution's disaster planning committee. Homework
    assignments will require input and support from a variety of
    staff members. Taught in three two-hour sessions over the course
    of six weeks, it guides participants through the development of
    a written disaster plan.

Introduction to Archon (LIVE ONLINE)
November 4, 2009
2-4pm EST

    This 2 hour online session will include an overview of Archon,
    the archival information system. The session will include a live
    demonstration of Archon and components within the administration
    and public interface. We will explore the functionality of the
    accession, collection, creator, digital library, research and
    subject manager modules. The remainder of time is reserved for

LYRASIS face to face Class: Copyright Law in the Digital Age

LYRASIS office Philadelphia, PA
Nov. 2, 2009
LYRASIS office Atlanta
November 12, 2009
8:30am- 4:30pm EST

    This full-day class overviews the current status of U.S.
    copyright law and its impact on library services. Emphasis is on
    the copyright status of print, audiovisual and electronic
    information, as well as computer programs. Students will focus
    on the basics of copyright law, learn to evaluate potential uses
    of copyrighted works in libraries and learn to apply
    considerations for formulating institutional policies. Specific
    provisions of the U.S. Copyright Act and the congressional and
    ALA guidelines will be reviewed, along with recent court
    decisions relating to copyright infringement and libraries and
    educational institutions.

For more information or to register, please visit
<URL:>. Keyword: Classes and Events. Please
contact LYRASIS at 800-999-8558 if you have any questions.

                  Conservation DistList Instance 23:11
                Distributed: Wednesday, October 7, 2009
                       Message Id: cdl-23-11-017
Received on Tuesday, 6 October, 2009

[Search all CoOL documents]