Revisiting the Digital Millennium Copyright Act

Course Description
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In 1998, Congress passed the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), which was controversial in some professions, including ours. We have now lived with it for almost twenty years. It is time to revisit it to see how it has changed librarianship and what is currently being discussed.

Learning Objectives: 

By the end of the session, participants should be able to:

  • list the major points of the DMCA
  • Discuss the current status of this legislation
Target Audience: 
Everyone
Prerequisites: 

None

Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements: 
Session Duration: 
This course consists of a 1-hour session.
Continuing Education Credit
Contact Hours: 
1
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$35.00
Amigos Member Fee: 
$60.00
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$65.00
Non-member Fee: 
$90.00
Scheduled Dates