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Copyright for Publishing Professionals eLearning Certificate Course

Deepen your ability to understand and evaluate copyright compliance and best practices for your organization with this OnCopyright Education eLearning course. Participants who demonstrate their understanding in online assessments receive a certificate of completion from Copyright Clearance Center, an industry leader and non-profit education provider.

All publishing professionals can benefit.

Editors, rights & permissions managers, and production, marketing, sales and finance professionals at any level will learn about copyright in relevant context.
Attendees work in publishing organizations and on publishing programs within an organization.

Early registration recommended.
Class size is limited for better peer-to-peer engagement and in-session Q&A with instructor.
Register today to reserve your spot

What you will learn.

  • Copyright Basics
    • History, and fundamental concepts of intellectual property
    • Copyright ownership, transfer, and infringement
  • Understanding and applying Fair Use (Section 107)
    • Applying the four factors of fair use
  • First Sale Doctrine (Section 109)
    • Ownership, attribution, public domain
  • Licensing and Compliance
    • International copyright considerations, types of licenses, and compliance best practices


What you receive

  • 3 instructor led, 90 minute live sessions
  • Extensive reference material. Each module includes a complete reference workbook. Provided as searchable PDF with helpful links, further reading, and extensive notes related to the live sessions.
  • Industry expertise. Get practical insights. Your expert instructor is available through the course to respond to your individual questions.
  • Peer-to-peer learning. Share challenges and solutions in live sessions and on eLearning Discussion Board with other professionals.
  • 90 days of access to resources. Access online and downloadable resources via the OnCopyright Education eLearning System.
  • Certificate of Completion. Successfully complete the course to receive your certificate.

Dates and Times

Please remember to mark your calendar accordingly and to note that the times are scheduled in Eastern Standard Time!
Date may be subject to change!

Copyright for Publishing Professionals
  • February 27, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm EST- eLearning platform/webcast
  • March 1, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm EST- eLearning platform/webcast
  • March 3, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm EST- eLearning platform/webcast

All course assignments and tests must be completed and submitted by March 24, 2017 at 12:00pm.

Access the eLearning Portal and resources available to download for 90 days through June 1, 2017.

Questions? Contact us for more information