Dissertation & Copyright

In this one-hour, virtual information session, Christine E. Weller, Assistant General Counsel and Copyright Advisor at University of Pennsylvania Libraries, will go over the basics of copyright, how and when to ask for permission to use copyrighted materials in your dissertation, and what to consider if you’re thinking about formally registering the copyright for your dissertation.

September 22, 2022 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm @ Virtual
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If you’re planning to submit your dissertation during this academic year, make sure you’re prepared by attending this information session! This online workshop is co-sponsored by the Grad Center at Penn.

Fall 2022 Publishing Workshops

This workshop is part of a series hosted by the Libraries in collaboration with the Grad Center at Penn. Each workshop focuses on an element of the publishing process. From September through November, tune in to live virtual sessions covering citation management, impact metrics, promoting your work, selecting the right publishing venue, fair use, and more. Find the full suite of publishing workshops online and register to attend.

You may also want to review our Services for Authors guide.