Monday, April 21, 2008

A copyright request

Got this in my inbox today:

To Whom It May Concern:

A faculty member at Georgia Institute of Technology would like to place the following material on the Library's electronic reserve system. Access will be strictly limited to currently enrolled students.

Title: Journal issue: Taiwan Review
Author's full name: Steven Crook
Article title: Half-transformed: Tainan County After the Science Park
Copyright or publication date: 2007
Pages: 28-31
Name and number of academic course: INTA4815 East Asian Summer Program
Expected class size:
Semester/year course is taught: Summer
Assigned in future semesters? _X_ Yes _____ No _____ permanently
Name of instructor: John Garver
Department: International Affairs

If you are not the copyright holder or do not have authority to grantthis request, I would appreciate any information you can provideconcerning the current copyright holder. Please specify here any additional source from which permission must be obtained. I appreciate your permission for this request on behalf of the facultyand students at Georgia Tech.

Please apprise me of your decision at your earliest convenience.

Sincerely, Kevin L. Brown

It's nice to know someone, somewhere has read something I wrote, and thinks it's worth sharing.


Daniel White said...

Hi Steven,
Last week a woman from Georgia Tech found my newsblog and asked me for a job. I wonder if she also recommended your article to the school?

By the way, thanks for the book. I look forward to reading it!

Daniel White, editor
Asia East
Taipei, Taiwan

Steven Crook... said...

You mean she wanted to work for your website?