Open Education: Transforming Practice through Innovative Classroom Projects

Event Date Tuesday, March 3, 2020 – 9:00am to 12:00pm Location CapU Lonsdale, North Vancouver – Room 222 (A/B) Registration Register for this event. Details Organized by the BC Open Education Librarians (BCOEL) group with sponsorship from BCcampus, British Columbia Institute of Technology, Capilano University, Langara College, Simon Fraser University, and the University of British […]

Scholarly Communications and Copyright Office Impact Report 2018/19

Recently the Scholarly Communications and Copyright Office released its 2018/2019 Impact and Activity Report, showcasing some of the year’s highlights and accomplishments. For more information, or to share feedback please contact scholarly.communications@ubc.ca Read the Report.

Updated Canadian Author Addendum and Author Rights Guide Available

CARL, the Canadian Association of Research Libraries recently released an updated version of the Canadian Author Addendum along with an Authors Guide that supports the use of the addendum. Author addenda help authors insert legal language into their publishing contracts that allow them to retain rights in their work. This may be particularly useful in […]

Celebrate Fair Dealing Week

Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week is an annual celebration of the doctrines of fair use and fair dealing — a perfect opportunity to reflect on what is quickly becoming a pivotal period in the history of copyright in Canada. York University has appealed the decision in its case with Access Copyright, the statutory review of the […]