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Hey, Seniors! How’s that MQP Going?

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Wednesday, November 19, 2014

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We know that MQPs take creativity, perseverance, teamwork ... and information - lots of it! Take advantage of these TOP 5 resources and services for your MQP.

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Library Workshop: Copyright & Your WPI Project

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Thursday, October 30, 2014

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Evelyn Riley

This workshop will explain basic copyright as it relates to your project as well as show you how to find free-to-use images and other resources for your project work.

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Upcoming Library Workshop – Copyright and Your WPI Project

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Thursday, November 14, 2013

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Evelyn Riley

Since WPI Interactive Qualifying Projects (IQPs), Major Qualifying Projects (MQPs), theses, and dissertations are now published online and often distributed to a sponsor, you need to pay close attention to copyright law.

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Timesaving Copyright Tools for IQP Projects!

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Tuesday, October 9, 2012

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Evelyn Riley

The IQP is an extraordinary learning opportunity for WPI students. As part of the learning outcomes, students are expected to “... critically identify, utilize, and properly cite information sources, and integrate information from multiple sources to identify appropriate approaches to addressing the project goals.” With IQPs now available electronically for anyone to view, it is critically important that students understand not only what copyright is, but to use information ethically, whether it be text, images, audio, video, etc. wisely and to know when permissions are needed and when materials are free to use.

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Library Workshops This week: 4/9/-4/13

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Monday, April 9, 2012

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Evelyn Riley

Copyright & Your WPI Project Wednesday, April 11, 2012 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m. Library Lab A RefWorks 101 Thursday, April 12, 2012 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Library Lab A

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Library Workshop: Copyright & Your WPI Project

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Tuesday, March 27, 2012

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Evelyn Riley

For online projects it is not enough to simply cite your source with a citation; copyright permissions are required for works under copyright protection. This workshop will explain basic copyright as it relates to your project as well as show you how to find free-to-use images and other resources for your project work.

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Library Workshops This Week! Copyright & Your WPI Project and Finding Numbers/Statistics

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Monday, February 6, 2012

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Evelyn Riley

Sign up now for this week's library workshops: Copyright & Your WPI Project Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012 Library Lab A 3:00-4:00 p.m. Since WPI Interactive Qualifying Projects (IQPs), Major Qualifying Projects (MQPs), theses, and dissertations are now published online and often distributed to a sponsor, you need to pay close attention to copyright law. You need to consider such issues as: Can I copy an image from a commercial Web site? May I use a chart or table from an article in my MQP, IQP, thesis or dissertation For online projects it is not enough to simply cite your source with a citation; copyright permissions are required for works under copyright protection. This workshop will explain basic copyright as it relates to your project as well as show you how to find free-to-use images and other resources for your project work.

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Copyright Tip of the Week: Using Interviews and Photographs in Your Final Project

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Friday, February 18, 2011

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Evelyn Riley

If you are using a name or likeness of a person, best practice is to request permission from that person by asking them to sign an image or interview consent & release form.

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