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Copyright Options for Interlibrary Loan 

  • Copyright
  • Webinar
  • 1.5 CE Hours


Interlibrary loan of resources is an important service provided by many libraries. Did you know that U.S. copyright law offers specific protections for libraries to facilitate easy and legal sharing of copyrighted materials? Learn about your options (and limitations) under the law and better understand the best methods for providing this library service. 

Attendees to this webinar will have the opportunity to… 

  • Learn how licensed library resources can be shared via ILL 
  • Discover user rights available to libraries and archives in U.S. copyright law that support the sharing of resources via ILL 
  • Identify common myths and misconceptions about the law to help ensure their ILL practices are not arbitrarily being limited by them


Registrants should review the following core copyright content before attending this webinar… 

Copyright in Action: Introduction & Overview 

Copyright in Action: Fair Use Myths and Misconceptions 

Who Should Attend

Library staff with responsibility for providing interlibrary loan services or anyone with an interest in the topic. 



Carla Myers Assistant Professor and Coordinator of Scholarly Communications

Carla Myers serves as Assistant Professor and Coordinator of Scholarly Communications for the Miami University Libraries. Her professional presentations and publications focus on fair use, copyright in the classroom, and library copyright issues.