Workshops

Upcoming workshops and education sessions to help faculty, staff, and students understand the appropriate use of copyrighted material at UBC. To see a listing of past events, please visit the Copyright Education Calendar at UBC Events.

Vancouver Campus:

Copyright Workshop Series


Okanagan Campus:

To learn more about the Okanagan campus Centre for Scholarly Communication and upcoming workshops, visit our website. Questions? Contact lori.walter@ubc.ca.

Okanagan Campus, Centre for Scholarly Communication Copyright Workshops


Copyright for Thesis Writing

October 4, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM in LIB 125, Okanagan campus

Are you ready to begin or in the midst of writing your thesis? Are you using images, tables, or sections from published work in your thesis? Do you have concerns about how copyright laws could delay your thesis submission? In this workshop, you will learn:

  • to inspect your thesis for copyright compliance
  • to identify copyright material and whether you need permissions
  • about creative commons licenses
  • about using material from online resources
  • about author rights

The last segment of the workshop will include an opportunity for you to ask copyright questions about your thesis. Bring your thesis or other work you need guidance on. Suitable for graduate students from all disciplines.

Questions? Contact csc.ok@ubc.ca

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Author Rights When Publishing

October 20, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM in LIB 125, Okanagan campus

If you are preparing an article for publication, you will want to read the publishing agreement carefully to understand copyright and your author rights. You will also need to understand funder open access policies if you are publishing grant-funded research. This workshop guides you through key points related to author rights, copyright, and open access mandates. Suitable for graduate students and faculty from all disciplines. Bring your laptop for this hands-on workshop.

Questions? Contact csc.ok@ubc.ca

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Tri-Agency Open Access Policy on Publications

October 25, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM in LIB 125, Okanagan campus

The Tri-Agency Open Access Policy on Publications applies to all grants awarded May 1, 2015 and onward for research funded in whole or in part by NSERC or SSHRC, while CHIR funded research has been required to adhere to a similar policy since January 1, 2008. The harmonized Tri-Agency policy requires that all peer-reviewed journal publications resulting from funding by the Tri-Agencies (CIHR, NSERC, SSHRC) must be freely available online within 12 months of publication. This workshop provides guidance on the options available for compliance with the Tri-Agency Open Access Policy on Publications, including deposit in UBC’s institutional repository, cIRcle.

Questions? Contact csc.ok@ubc.ca

Register Now or RSVP csc.ok@ubc.ca

 

Copyright for Thesis Writing

November 2, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM in LIB 125, Okanagan campus

Are you ready to begin or in the midst of writing your thesis? Are you using images, tables, or sections from published work in your thesis? Do you have concerns about how copyright laws could delay your thesis submission? In this workshop, you will learn:

  • to inspect your thesis for copyright compliance
  • to identify copyright material and whether you need permissions
  • about creative commons licenses
  • about using material from online resources
  • about author rights

The last segment of the workshop will include an opportunity for you to ask copyright questions about your thesis. Bring your thesis or other work you need guidance on. Suitable for graduate students from all disciplines.

Questions? Contact csc.ok@ubc.ca

Register Now