Victoria Owen holds the position of Information Policy Scholar-Practitioner in the Faculty of Information at the University of Toronto. Her background is in library administration at the University of Toronto, and in special and public libraries, including the CNIB Library for the Blind. Victoria holds a Master’s in Library Science and a Master’s in Law, specializing in intellectual property. Her research focus is in information policy with a focus on copyright and the public interest. She is the chair of the Canadian Federation of Library Association’s Copyright Committee, a Governing Board member of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions’ (IFLA), a member of OLA’s Copyright Users Group, and past chair of IFLA’s Copyright and Other Legal Matters Committee.