Copyright issues in theses and dissertation writing

This presentation provides an overview of the copyright issues which students typically encounter while working on their theses or dissertations. The following important aspects are addressed:
• What is copyright?
• Ownership of copyright
• Fair use
• Inclusion of third party content viz. previously published graphs, tables, photos, images, etc. in a thesis or dissertation 
• Obtaining copyright permission
• Copyright perspectives and implications when publishing your thesis or dissertation
 
Outcomes:
Ability to comply with copyright requirement while writing your thesis or dissertation.
 
Target audience:
Masters and doctoral students.
 
Presenter:
Carol Kat
 
Venue:
E-classroom