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DRI and Wikimedia Ireland: Exploring CC Licences



5th Sep 2017

A collaborative event between DRI and Wikimedia Ireland

This is the first in a series of collaborative events between the Digital Repository of Ireland and Wikimedia Ireland. In this first event, Wikimedia Ireland Project Coordinator Rebecca O'Neill will present a comprehensive seminar on the use and application of Creative Commons licences and their use in DRI and on Wikimedia, with particular reference to current European copyright law and best practices.

This event will take place in the Royal Irish Academy, Dublin from 10am – 12.30pm. Admission is free but space is limited, so registration is required. Register here.



9.30-10.00: Registration

10.00-10.10: Introduction to DRI and CC Licences: Clare Lanigan, Education & Outreach Manager, DRI

10.15-11.00: Overview of Copyright Law and Digital Objects: Rebecca O'Neill, Project Coordinator, Wikimedia Ireland

11.00-11.30: Coffee break

11.30-13.00: Practical Workshop – Using CC Licences in Digital Collections

DRI is funded by the Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science (DFHERIS) via the Higher Education Authority (HEA) and the Irish Research Council (IRC).

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