Intellectual Property:

Copyright and Copy-Reliant Technology


Open Educational Resources:

OER Policy Review and Development Toolkit


Traditional Knowledge 

LibGuide on Traditional Knowledge, IP and A2K 


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Institutional repositories and the problem of versions

Hindawi’s ISRN Brand Offers to Pay for Articles

Pushing the Frontier of Access for Text Mining: A Conversation with Heather Piwowar on One Researcher’s Attempt to Break New Ground

Opinion: Academia suppresses creativity

Open access publishing should not favour those with deep pockets

Shared Initiative To Develop Quality Indicators For Emerging (Open Access) Journals

New ALA report explores challenges of equitable access to digital content

Digital Curation Bibliography Preservation and Stewardship of Scholarly Works

Value proposition in Institutional Repositories

Looking at Resource Sharing Costs

Argentina takes steps towards open access law

50 Top Library Blogs


Conference alerts-  2012 and 2013:

Indigenous Development Research Conference 2012

27-30 June 2012 - , Auckland, New Zealand

World Library and Information Congress

78th IFLA General Conference and Assembly

11-17 August 2012, Helsinki, Finland

8th International Digital Curation Conference

"Infrastructure, Intelligence, Innovation: driving the Data Science agenda"

14 - 16 January 2013 - Mövenpick Hotel, Amsterdam City Centre, Amsterdam

World Library and Information Congress

79th IFLA General Conference and Assembly

17-23 August 2013, Singapore