When: Friday, Feb 02 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Location: tbd

Days: Friday. Event Types: Session. Sectors: Public Libraries. Subjects: Collections, Copyright, and Licensing.


Description:

CULC/CBUC’s eBook Task Force set out to develop a set of principles that would assist with guiding public library decision-making around licensing digital content.  The high level principles are meant to be considered at point of contract, renewal and evaluation.  The Principles are articulated around Privacy and Data Protection; Copyright; Documentation and Support; Remote Access; Communication: and, Accessibility.  Join to hear why the Task Force felt the principles were necessary and why CULC/CBUC unanimously approved adoption in the Autumn of 2017.