>1) How do you go about educating faculty of copyright
We don't have a formal program. We have a "hidden"
unpublished policy that does not appear on the official
university policy list. The head of e-learning and I got a
committee together last year and managed to rewrite the
policy, but it is now in the bowels of legal and approval
The only policy reference to copyright is in our official
We simply point to it in new faculty orientations.
>2) Does your institution have staff that actively assist
>obtaining permission to use copyrighted materials?
No, university considers it faculty responsibility.
>3) Are funds available centrally to license materials for
>4) What is done in the way of monitoring for appropriate
>5) Does your institution have a 'copyright' web site that
you could share
>6) What structure is in place regarding copyright issues?
One-time committee to rewrite the policy.
Assistant Vice President
University Technology Services
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