Annual Conference Materials: Copyright

View or download Powerpoint slides, PDF files, handouts, video, and other materials from past annual conference presentations.


Copyright and Institutional Sound Recordings (Orlando 2017: Eric Harbeson)

Taking the Lead: Approaches and Justification for Librarian Designed Copyright Curricula (Cincinnati 2016: Tammy Ravas, Kathleen DeLaurenti, Kyra Folk-Farber)

Brother, Can You Spare a Track? 21st-Century Online-Only Recording Collection in Crisis (Denver 2015: Judy Tsou)

Exhausted Yet? a 15 Minute Crash Course in the First Sale Doctrine (Denver 2015: Eric Harbeson)

Music Collections and Fair Use: Envisioning a Way Forward (Denver 2015: Kathleen De Laurenti, Brandon Butler, Peter Jaszi)






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The Music Library Association is the professional association for music libraries and librarianship in the United States. Founded in 1931, it has an international membership of librarians, musicians, scholars, educators, and members of the book and music trades. Complementing the Association’s national and international activities are eleven regional chapters that carry out its programs on the local level.