9th Annual Kraemer Copyright Conference
June 7 - June 8
University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Monday, June 7 and Tuesday, June 8, 2021
Registration is FREE and opens Monday, April 12, 2021
(Space is limited to 300 attendees)
The Kraemer Copyright Conference is a dynamic and enriching FREE conference that offers public, academic, special, and school librarians the opportunity to learn about U.S. Copyright Law, recent updates to the law, and how it impacts the services we offer our library users. This conference provides an opportunity for professionals at every level and across libraries to discuss the importance of copyright in libraries.
Conference Theme: Open Roads to Open Access
This year’s Kraemer Copyright Conference will discuss the copyright implications of open access. Under open access, published works are available to users with no financial, legal, or technical restrictions. Some benefits include immediacy, rapid disperse of innovative ideas inciting new studies, impact and citations, and author and institution visibility. Do not miss the opportunity to learn more about open access.
We will have an excellent group of keynote speakers, including:
- Kyle Courtney (https://scholar.harvard.edu/kcourtney/biocv), Copyright Advisor, Harvard University
- Kenneth Crews (https://www.ghplaw.com/our-people/kenneth-d-crews), Attorney, author, professor, and international copyright consultant
- Sandra Aya Enimil (https://web.library.yale.edu/sd/staff/48804), Copyright Librarian and Contracting Specialist, Yale University
- Kevin Smith (https://lib.ku.edu/dean-bio), Dean of Libraries, The University of Kansas
Stay tuned for the Call for Proposals
Please visit the Kraemer Copyright Conference website at https://copyright.uccs.edu/ for more information.
Thank you for your interest, and please let me know if you have any questions,