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Selling, Trading, and Sub-licensing Publishing Rights: A short course for publishers

This course is designed to provide an introduction to the process of buying and selling rights to a published work. There are 4 modules along with templates, further reading, and a glossary of terms that will provide you with the knowledge and confidence to engage in buying, selling, and sub-licensing rights with other local, regional, and international publishers.

The course content was written by Brian O’Donnell with input from Lynnette Owen, edited by Kathryn Harper, CODE and IBB staff.

The course is free and is available through the Thinkific online course platform. You will need to sign up through Thinkific and enroll as a student to be able to access the course. This process will take about 3 minutes and there is no fee to sign up.

Once you have completed the course you will receive a certificate of completion.

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