Intellectual Property:

Accommodating Persons with Sensory Disabilities in South African Copyright Law

Western Publishers Sue Delhi University Over Photocopied Textbooks; Students And Authors Fight Back

Report on Orphan Works Challenges: for libraries, archives, and other memory institutions

Dutch Parliament: Downloading Movies and Music will stay Legal


Traditional Knowledge Bill (South Africa) – Call for comments

Member of Parliament, Dr. Wilmot James, Submits New Protection of Traditional Knowledge Bill


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Position Paper on Open Access to Research Outputs in Italy

Is this the end of the academic journal?

Introducing GuardianWitness, our new platform for content you've created

Publishing in Discipline-Specific Open Access Journals: Opportunities and Outreach for Librarians

Curriki Announces New Online Project-BASED Geometry Course Available Free to Teachers & Students

Creators of Public Domain Bible Threatened with Lawsuit by Other Bibles Copyright Monopoly Holders

The Dark and Bright Side of Open Access

Open your Data to the World

Interview with Mark Patterson, Executive Director of e-Life (OA)


Conference alerts:

International Counseling and Education Conference

2-4 May, 2013 – Istanbul, Turkey

 The International Conference on E-Technologies and Business on the Web (EBW2013)
7-9 May, 2013 - University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC), Bangkok, Thailand

 International Conference on Digital Libraries (ICDL 2013)

27-29 November 2013, New Delhi