Intellectual Property:

Quick Update on WIPO SCCR 24 Meeting on The Treaty for People with Disabilities

Chris Friend of World Blind Union asks Obama to support WIPO Treaty for Disabilities (YouTube)

Supreme Court Shakes the Foundations of Canadian Copyright Law

Why the European Commission's Assurances on ACTA & CETA Don't Add Up

MIT Economist: Here's How Copyright Laws Impoverish Wikipedia

Inflexible: Copyright Office Puts a Halt on Copyrights for Yoga Sequence

Tor eBooks are now DRM Free

How DRM Hurts eBook Sales


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Introduction to Institutional Repositories

Repositories not just about publications anymore

Science, data and the public

Bringing data into the open repository fold

How Google is Becoming an Extension of your Mind


Conference Alert:

First National Open Access Conference

October 24, 2012 – October 25, 2012, Botswana