Copyright and Social Media
Date: Wednesday, April 2
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Sponsor: Information Technology Roundtable (ITRT)
Social media (Web 2.0) tools require administration and faculty buy-in for their use. Discussion will include consideration of copyright, defamation, and privacy issues.
Kris Helge, Scholarly Communications, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas
Serving in this position Kris deals with copyright, open access, plagiarism, and licensing issues. He also currently manages the government documents department at the University of North Texas. Kris earned a J.D. from South Texas College of Law, a M.L.S. in Information Science from the University of North Texas, a B.A. from Baylor University, and is currently earning a Ph.D. in Information Science at the University of North Texas.
Laura McKinnon, Department Head | Research & Instructional Services, University of North Texas Libraries
Before coming to UNT, she served as a public services librarian at the Dee J. Kelly Law Library at Texas Wesleyan School of Law, where she taught advanced legal research classes and implemented Web 2.0 in her pedagogy. She received a BS from University of Florida, a JD from Florida State University College of Law, and an MLIS from Florida State University College of Information.