Copyright & A2K Issues - 10 September 2019

This is a free online international Information Service covering various topics, including copyright, plagiarism and other IP matters, Open Access, open publishing, open learning resources, institutional repositories, scholarly communication, digitization and library matters, mobile technologies, issues affecting access to knowledge (A2K), particularly in developing countries; WTO and WIPO treaties and matters; Free Trade Agreements and TRIPS Plus; useful websites, conference alerts, etc.  Archives are available at: http://www.africanlii.org/content/copyright-a2k-information.  If you would like to subscribe to, or unsubscribe from, this newsletter, please do so at: http://lists.wits.ac.za/mailman/listinfo/copyrightanda2kinfo   or email Denise.Nicholson@wits.ac.za only (N.B. PLEASE DO NOT SEND TO WHOLE MAILING LIST)  

 

Intellectual Property:

Does The South African Copyright Bill Promote Plagiarism?

http://infojustice.org/archives/41511

Are Fair Use Provisions in the SA Copyright Amendment Bill Far Broader than in the US?

http://infojustice.org/archives/41522

South Africa is caught in the global hype of the fourth industrial revolution

https://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/516/194591.html

Digital music - An empirical analysis for an evolution of legal consumption to contrast piracy

file:///C:/Users/00658018/Documents/Digital_music._An_empirical_analysis_for.pdf

Guest Post: Cost per Use Overvalues Journal Subscriptions

https://bit.ly/2kCMWoE

The Decline of Online Piracy: How Markets – Not Enforcement – Drive Down Copyright Infringement

https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3437239

Legal Challenges For Online Digital Libraries

https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3441842

Moving Towards A New Copyright Bargain: Lecture by Rebecca Giblin

http://infojustice.org/archives/41538

 

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

What Do Statements of Support for California Tell Us About the Big Deal?

https://bit.ly/2ksq4Z6

The Library Solution: How Academic Libraries Could End the APC Scourge

https://bit.ly/2kjPlVh

Position Statement on Controlled Digital Lending by Libraries (2018)

https://controlleddigitallending.org/download

Thinking about the Art and Science of Image Description: An Interview with textBOX Founders

https://bit.ly/2kBZGvL

 

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