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Protecting Your Academic Work Online: Home

Based on a panel given by Geri Rinna, Mike Duffy, and Scott Russell at the "Academic Branding: Managing Your Online Presence" symposium on Friday, October 26, 2018.

Content to Put Online

Simply put, there are no technological means to protect your work online.  If your work is published on the web, the world can see it.  The only real protections are legal protections granted by copyright.


Mike Duffy

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Michael Duffy
Michael Duffy
Fine Arts Librarian
1051 Waldo Library
Pronouns: he/him/his

During the Fall and Spring semesters, I am generally available

most Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Recital Hall Lobby or Ticket Office in Dalton Center and

most Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the Student Lounge in Richmond Center.

I may be available at other times by appointment.
(269) 387-5236

Online Publishing

Geri Rinna

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Geri Rinna
University Libraries
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5353