As the world becomes increasingly digital, ownership of scholarly works is a major issue in higher education. The debate between individuals, publishers, and institutions over ownership is both high-stakes and complex. Speaker Geneva Henry draws on her previous experience to shed some light on this issue.
Ms. Henry is the University Librarian and Vice Provost for Libraries at The George ...more
Finals time is fast approaching. You can fuel your marathon study session at the Library's Final Perk. We'll have lots of coffee, cookies, and other treats, plus a Roaring Twenties theme. Show up in your best speakeasy garb for a chance to win the costume contest!
The library co-sponsors Final Perk with The Mud Box, AU Library Council, Auxiliary Services in partnership with Coca-Cola, Graduate ...more
"Out of Print" - Viewing and Conversation with the Director
Butler Board Room
Are Kindles changing the way we read? And if so, for better or worse? Digital reading is rapidly replacing print for both personal enjoyment and professional work. The new documentary "Out of Print" weighs the pros and cons of reading on screens versus in hardcopy.
Vivienne Roumani, the film's director, joins us for a screening and discussion of the film. The event is co-sponsored by the ...more