Copyright for your Thesis: How to use Images and other material

Date & Time

Thursday, 09 March 2023
11:15 to 12:45

Location

Online

Offered by

Graduate Pathways to Success and Scholarly Communications and Copyright Office

Registration Opens

Monday, 27 February 2023 - 9:00am
 
 

Are you in the midst of writing your thesis? Are there images or portions of published manuscripts you are planning to use in your thesis?  Do you have concerns over how copyright laws could delay your thesis submission?

In this session you will learn:

  • to examine your thesis for copyright compliance
  • the laws relating to using copyrighted images
  • to identify copyright material
  • about creative commons licenses
  • about using material from online resources
  • about author rights

Please note: the last 30 minutes of this session will be for questions/consultation and attendance is optional.

Facilitator

Stephanie Savage is a Scholarly Communications and Copyright Services Librarian at UBC Library. In her current role, she provides copyright expertise to the UBC community and helps develop open initiatives on campus and support researchers in disseminating their research as widely as possible.

Registration Information

General registration opens on Monday, February 27 at 9:00 AM.

Priority will be given to UBC graduate students registered in the current academic session. After registering, you will receive confirmation and additional event details within 2 - 3 business days at the e-mail associated with your community.grad.ubc.ca account. If you experience any difficulty using the online registration tool, please e-mail us at graduate.pathways@ubc.ca. Please email us if you are registered and no longer able to attend this event.

Accessibility

If you have a disability or medical condition that may affect your full participation in the event, please email graduate.pathways@ubc.ca, 604-827-4578, well in advance of the event.