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.
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