Travel Awards 2018

Dear Colleagues, We are delighted to announce that VRA Travel Awards are available for attendance at the 2018 VRA conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 27-March 30th, 2018.  The deadline for receipt of applications will be Monday, November 13, 12pm EST.  The list of recipients will be announced on the VRA listserv the week commencing December 18, 2018. … Continue reading

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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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