Intellectual Property:

Guest Blog:Potential of eBooks stifled by restrictions

Traditional Knowledge:

WIPO Members Working on Evolving Draft of Potential TK Treaty


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Elsevier Bumps on Road to Open Access

German University Tells Elsevier ‘No Deal’

Elsevier Still Charging for Open Access Copies Two Years After It Was Told of the Problem

Attacking Academic Values


Citing Wikipedia

3 Ways to use Wikipedia as an Educational Tool

HEFCE/REF Adopts Optimal Complement to RCUK OA Mandate

Developing Digital Literacies

New York Public Library Puts 20000 Hi Res Maps online and makes them free to download and use

A true transitional open access business model

Ethics in the Open


Open Educational Resources:

OER Impact Map

OER Benefits for Enrolled Students


Online Learning/Distance Education:

New Policies for Online Learning and Distance Education in South Africa


Data Management

What is Content Mining?
What is Big Data?

Digitisation, Preservation & Data Management