Intellectual Property:

South Africa:  DTI Draft IP Policy – see:

Submissions can still be sent to the DTI until 17 October 2013


Brazil and South Africa Agree: It’s Time to Fix the Patent Law

Reform of Patent Law could improve access to health (Brazil)

Green Innovations, Owned By Developed Countries, Tied Up In Patents, Expert Says


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Celebrating International Open Access Week (21-27 October 2013)


Open Access, Open Minds – Who Should be the Academic Gatekeepers?

Altmetrics Bibliography

Scholarship:  Beyond the Paper

Exploring the Boundaries: How Altmetrics Can Expand Our Vision of Scholarly Communication and Social Impact


Open Educational Resources
OERS by Topic

OERS Social Sciences

OERs: Smart Policy

Udacity: Creating a More Engaging MOOC


Mobile Technologies and Social Media:

Social Media in Schools: The Risk and Reward