[Libs-Or] PNLA Conference Update
Dana.Campbell at ci.corvallis.or.us
Fri May 15 14:53:48 PDT 2009
> Hi Everyone,
> There is a detailed schedule of the PNLA Conference taking place in
> Missoula, Montana on August 5-7 available on the PNLA Webpage at
> This conference provides a great opportunity to meet several authors
> from the Big Sky state. I know I am looking forward to meeting
> children's authors Karma Wilson, Sneed Collard, Dorothy Hinshaw
> Patent, and Jeannette Ingold, all residents of Montana.
> What's happening on Wednesday, August 5?
> Preconference: August 5, 2009
> Although it is not posted as yet, the preconference is featuring Tomas
> A. Lipinski, J.D., LL.M.,Ph.D., Professor and M.L.I.S. Program
> Director, School of Information Studies, University of
> Preconference I: Copyright, Part 1: Basics, including Fair Use
> and Section 108 9 a.m. -- Noon
> Part 1 includes a review of basic copyright provisions, including
> factors in copyright risk management. Two important provisions of the
> copyright impacting libraries, archives, and related entities are
> covered (sections 107 and 108) are discussed in detail.
> Preconference 2: Copyright, Part 2: Advanced, including the
> TEACH Act, DMCA and Licensing 1:30-4:30 p.m.
> Part 2 will build upon the morning presentation. Those who are
> unfamiliar with copyright or have not participated in a copyright
> presentation with the speaker are strongly urged to attend the morning
> session. The majority of the presentation relates to digital content.
> The old and new (TEACH Act) rules covering the classroom exemptions
> and the service provider (section 512) and circumvention/trafficking
> (section 1201) provisions of the DMCA are discussed. The program
> concludes with an introduction and review of licensing terms.
> Also on Wednesday, August 5: Noon-5:00 p.m. Whitewater Rafting
> (ticketed event)
> Lewis & Clark Trail Adventures will pick rafters up at the Holiday
> Inn--Parkside at noon to enjoy an afternoon of scenic, whitewater fun
> floating the Clark Fork River through the spectacular Alberton Gorge.
> Meanwhile, the PNLA Board will be meeting from Noon-5:00 p.m..
> 6:30--9:30 p.m. PNLA President's and Past President's Reception
> Keynote, Dr. Tomas Lipinski, will present "Leadership in a time of
> change: Will access and use of protected content survive the next 100
> Hors d'oeuvres and a no-host bar will be provided. This reception is
> sponsored by the PNLA Intellectual Freedom Committee.
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