Intellectual Property:

US stonewalling treaty that would help disabled people access copyrighted works

Obama Administration Blocks International Treaty To Benefit The Blind

U.S. support sought for treaty to allow blind people access to copyrighted works

Latest text on the definition of authorized entity: Proposals for revised text for document SCCR/23/7


Conference Alerts (2013) – Call for papers:

2ndInternational Conference on Academic Libraries

12-15 February 2013 – New Delhi, India

3rd International Conference of Asian Special Libraries

April 10-12, 2013, Philippine International Convention Centre

34th Annual IATUL Conference

14-18 April 2013 -  Cape Town, South Africa

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Why panning for gold may be detrimental to open access research