Intellectual Property:

European Parliament Committee Calls For Creation Without Copyright To Become EU Policy

US Announces 2,4m in Local Grants to Combat IP Theft

Publishers and Google Reach Agreement

Facebook Copyright Policy


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

New Roles, New Responsibilities: Examining Training Needs of Repository Staff

CERN : Free Access to Scientific Journals in Physics

Gold is Good, but it is not the only colour,  RCUK Says

Open Access Will Change the World if Scientists Want it to

Open Access Articles

Australian Research Council Moves to Provide Better Access to Data


 Conference alert:

Open Access Africa

4-5 November 2012 – Cape Town, South Africa

Berlin 10 Open Access Conference

6-8 November 2012 - Cape Town, South Africa