Tag Archives: Robert L. Oakley Memorial Scholarship

American Library Association names Oakley scholarship awardee

Today, the American Library Association (ALA) awarded Carla Myers the 2014 Robert L. Oakley Memorial Scholarship. The Library Copyright Alliance, which includes ALA, established the Robert L. Oakley Memorial Scholarship to support research and advanced study for librarians in their early-to-mid-careers who are interested and active in intellectual property, public policy, copyright and their impacts on libraries. Myers serves as ... Read More »

It may not be the Academy Award but there’s still time…

The American Library Association’s Office for Information Technology Policy is accepting nominations for two prestigious awards. The first is the L. Ray Patterson Award: In Support of Users’ Rights. The Patterson Copyright Award recognizes contributions of an individual or group that pursues and supports the Constitutional purpose of the U.S. Copyright Law, fair use and the public domain. Professor Patterson ... Read More »

Call for Nominations: Robert L. Oakley Memorial Scholarship

Librarians interested in intellectual property, public policy and copyright have until March 1, 2013, to apply for the Robert L. Oakley Memorial Scholarship. The annual $1,000 scholarship, which was developed by the American Library Association and the Library Copyright Alliance, supports research and advanced study for librarians in their early-to-mid-careers. Applicants should provide a statement of intent for use of ... Read More »

ALA and LCA to Present Eric Harbeson with the Oakley Memorial Scholarship Award

The American Library Association (ALA) and the Library Copyright Alliance (LCA) are pleased to  announce that Eric Harbeson, music special collections librarian at the University of Colorado at Boulder, has been selected as the first recipient of the Robert L. Oakley Memorial Scholarship Award, an award that bestows honorees with $1000 to offset the costs associated with attending the International ... Read More »

Call for Nominations: Robert L. Oakley Memorial Scholarship

In recognition of his life accomplishments and contributions, the American Library Association and the Library Copyright Alliance have established the Robert L. Oakley Memorial Scholarship to support research and advanced study for librarians in their early-to-mid-careers who are interested and/or active in the fields that Robert Oakley was expert in–intellectual property, public policy, copyright and their impacts on libraries and ... Read More »