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Celebrate the Growth of the Public Domain: Works from 1924 now Copyright Free!

By Rachel Evans & Stephen Wolfson It is January 2020, and you know what that means, right? New works have entered the public domain! Copyright for most works published before 1978 is 95 years. Since all copyrights end on Dec. … Continue reading

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Hooray for Public Domain Day!

On January 1, 2019, for the first time in 40 years, a large body of copyright-protected works entered the public domain. And now, every year going forward, the public domain will grow as more become available for anyone to use. … Continue reading

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On Reserve Podcast Episode 5: Public Domain

In this episode Metadata Services Librarian Rachel Evans interviews Research & Copyright Services Law Librarian Stephen Wolfson. They discuss the growth of the public domain on January 1, 2019 including the 1998 law that added 20 years to copyrights which would have expired … Continue reading

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23 from ’23: Celebrating the Growth of the Public Domain with Digital Exhibits & Silent Film Screenings

A large number of movies, books, songs, and paintings from 1923 entered the public domain on Tuesday  January 1, 2019. For more information as to why plus a list of resources listen to our recent podcast episode about the public … Continue reading

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On Reserve Podcast Episode 4: Legal Research

In this episode co-hosts Leslie Grove and Rachel Evans interview the Law Library’s two newest librarians about their most memorable reference questions, their past library and law firm experiences and their favorite legal research resources: Outreach & Research Services Law … Continue reading

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Meet Research and Copyright Services Law Librarian Stephen Wolfson

On our upcoming episode of the library podcast On Reserve we interview new law librarians Amy and Stephen.  Stephen Wolfson is the new Research and Copyright Services Librarian and comes with experience as a Copyright Librarian at the University of North Texas and the … Continue reading

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On Reserve Podcast Episode 2: Music & Law

In this episode co-hosts Leslie Grove and Rachel Evans are joined by Nina Guzman to bring you discussions about music and the law with: Law faculty member and fellow podcaster Joe Miller Alumnae and entertainment attorney Michelle Davis Former law … Continue reading

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