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  • Orr, Sydney; Bailey, Jada; Obi, Ike; Collins, Perry; Akyuz, Atilla (2017-10)
    Undergraduate student researchers Jada Bailey (left) and Sydney Orr (right) discuss Fine Focus, a peer-reviewed microbiology journal by and for students. Produced as part Open Access Week, October 2017.
  • Connolly, James; Obi, Ike; Collins, Perry; Akyuz, Atilla (2017-10)
    James Connolly discusses how the "What Middletown Read" project sheds light on historical reading habits. Connolly is the George and Frances Ball Distinguished Professor of History and Director, Center for Middletown Studies.
  • Collins, Perry; Edmonds, Amy (2018-02-06)
    Presentation overview of copyright for musicians, including the scope of copyright, licensing, and recent developments in this area.
  • Collins, Perry (2018-08-29)
    Formal guidance on applying U.S. Copyright Law to the use of film or video in the classroom at Ball State University.
  • Collins, Perry (2018-09-04)
    A dual-sided handout with information on copyright and data management targeted toward an undergraduate or graduate student audience.
  • Collins, Perry (2018-08-30)
    A flowchart-style guide to complying with U.S. Copyright Law and taking advantage of Ball State resources when using film or video in the classroom.
  • Collins, Perry (2018-02-28)
    A list of copyright considerations when making work available in online course websites or Learning Management Systems. Originally created for Fair Use Week 2018.
  • Havranek, Nick; Crews, Kenneth D.; Buttler, Dwayne (2018-02-26)
    Ball State University-branded version of Fair Use Checklist. Designed by Nick Havranek; original checklist by Kenneth D. Crews and Dwayne Buttler.
  • Collins, Perry (2018-02-13)
    Presentation to the February 2018 Ball State University Libraries Professional Personnel Association, which highlighted recent activities in the Copyright and Scholarly Communications Office.
  • Sherriff, Graham; Gjeltema, Micah (2018-06)
    Advice for librarians' professional development sometimes includes encouragement to attend classes, but the benefits for STEM librarians have not been well defined. This article describes a study in which engineering librarians ...
  • Collins, Perry; Sebai, Jennifer (2017-10-24)
    Workshop about open access and its impact on day-to-day research and publishing endeavors. Covers questions such as: Where do I find high-quality, openly available sources?; What are my options for publishing my research?; ...