How-To Wrangle Contracts and Licensing for Your Library (archived webinar)

This is an archived webinar.  You will receive a magic link to watch it via email the day before it is scheduled.  But don't let this fool you. 

 The magic link allows you to view it at any or night.   

This particular online experience is a mere 60 minutes in length.  Easy to fit into your busy schedule.  

The cost you ask?   No charge for SERLS members...a mere $15.00 for all other libraries.  Enjoy. 



Competency: Library Management

Sub-Category: Financial Management

and licensing happen in all libraries. Whenever a library acquires a database
or an e-book, purchases a service, or employs a worker, legally binding
agreements are formed whether you know it or not, whether you negotiate the
terms or not. 

Learn the components of contracts and license agreements, and how
to wrangle contracts that are favorable to your library. Empower yourself to
maximize your library's legal protections and return on investment.


this webinar, you'll learn how to customize contracts and develop new ones
using templates and standards for each type of contract and service.

 Learn the
essential clauses and language you should add to or strike from contracts and understand
how to negotiate contracts effectively with vendors.

 Ensure your compliance
with government regulations and institutional policies. You'll see examples,
hear stories, and pick up a wide variety of tips and tricks accrued from the
presenter's work with vendors, attorneys, and state agencies.


don't need a law degree to think like a lawyer!


     SERLS Member Libraries: $0.00

    All Other Libraries: $15.00

    Event Type: 
    Issues and Trends
    Online Course
    Friday, September 13, 2019 (All day)