<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><a name="_MailAutoSig"><span style="mso-no-proof: yes;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">I thought I would forward this e-mail I received from a list I belong to, in case anyone is interested in participating.</span></span></span></a></p>
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<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="mso-bookmark: _MailAutoSig;"><span style="mso-no-proof: yes;"><span style="font-family: Consolas; font-size: small;"><br />Chad Milliner, AG<br />&nbsp;</span></span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Consolas; font-size: small;">-----Original Message-----<br />From: H-Net Network on the History of the U.S. Federal Government [mailto:H-FEDHIST@H-NET.MSU.EDU] On Behalf Of Anne Rothfeld<br />Sent: Monday, April 26, 2010 11:47 AM<br />To: H-FEDHIST@H-NET.MSU.EDU<br />Subject: Call for Participants: study of copyright and digital archives</span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Consolas; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">A research project at the University of Maryland aims to learn more about</span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">how historians and genealogists deal with copyright issues when using online</span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">archival sources. In particular, we are looking for historians who have used</span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">the online holdings of American archival institutions in their research, and</span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">who are willing to participate in a focus group or telephone interview to</span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">discuss how they deal with copyright issues that arise in their uses of</span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">online archival material.</span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Consolas; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">Focus Groups will be held on a weekday in the Washington, DC area, and will</span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">last for approximately 2 hours. Participants will receive a $50 honorarium.</span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Consolas; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">Interviews will be conducted by telephone, and will last for approximately 1</span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">hour. Participants will receive a $25 honorarium.</span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Consolas; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">For further information, please contact:</span></span></p>
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<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">Dr Jean Dryden at jdryden@umd.edu &lt;mailto:jdryden@umd.edu&gt;</span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">College of Information Studies</span></span></p>
<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">University of Maryland</span></span></p>
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<p class="MsoPlainText" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: Consolas;">&lt;jdryden@umd.edu&gt;</span></span></p>
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