Open Access Week

The Intellectual Property Rights Committee will be taking over the VRA’s social media accounts during Open Access Week October 23-29 to promote open access image collections, talk about the obstacles to and benefits of open access, and generally take part in the conversation about all things open access! You can follow along with us @VisResAssn and

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IPR Committee Brief: Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act

Welcome to IPR Briefs, an occasional series in which members of the VRA’s Intellectual Property Rights Committee cover rights issues of interest to the visual resources community. In today’s Brief, Amy Lazet gives an overview of H.R. 1695, the Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act of 2017. Amy is Visual Resources Specialist at the College … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals: Visual Resources Association 2018 in Philadelphia

Dear colleagues, The Visual Resources Association’s 36th Annual Conference will be held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from Tuesday, March 27th, through Friday, March 30, 2018, in the Loews Philadelphia Hotel. The theme for the Philadelphia conference is VRA 2018: Workshop of the World. Please mark your calendars. Proposals for case studies, papers, sessions, special interest/user groups, … Continue reading

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