The ultimate goal of Sara Benson's research agenda is to shape the future of copyright policy by examining both on-the-ground practice in libraries and museums as well as the socio-political guiding principles behind such practices.
Additional Campus Affiliations
Copyright Librarian, University Library
Assistant Professor, University Library
Assistant Professor, European Union Center
Benson, S. R., Trei, K., & Hensley, M. K. (2021). A Qualitative Study of Undergraduate STEM Majors’ Copyright Knowledge and Educational Experiences. College and Research Libraries, 82(6), 845-862. https://doi.org/10.5860/crl.82.6.845
Benson, S. R. (2021). Compact Copyright: Quick Answers to Common Questions. ALA Editions.
Benson, S. R., & Stitzlein, H. (2020). Copyright and digital collections: A data-driven roadmap for rights statement success. College and Research Libraries, 81(5), 753-767. https://doi.org/10.5860/crl.81.5.753
Benson, S., & Dwyer, K. (Eds.) (2020). The Sweet Public Domain: Celebrating Copyright Expiration with the Honey Bunch Series. Illinois Open Publishing Network. https://doi.org/10.21900/wd.11
Oakley, M., Quilter, L., & Benson, S. R. (2020). Modern Interlibrary Loan Practices: Moving beyond the CONTU Guidelines. (ARL White Paper). Association of Research Libraries. https://doi.org/10.29242/report.contu2020