Intellectual Property:

UKIPO: New Exceptions In UK Copyright Law Boost Flexibility For Users

UK Copyright Reforms Set to Become Law


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Web of Science: Open Access Trends

Why OA mandates don’t compromise academic freedom

A Legal Requirement for Open Access?

Leading Publishers Experiment with Open Access

Libraries Test a Model for Setting Monographs Free


Conferences/Online Webinar Alerts:

Free Virtual Webinar -22 April 2014 - Time: 08:30 - 09:30 SA Time (Time Zone Converter<>)

Venue: Virtual (will be confirmed when registering), Registration is required. Closes on 20 April 2014 - Click here <> for the registration process.


Library 2.014 Worldwide Virtual Conference.

8-9 October 2014 -


2014 SARIMA (Southern African Research and Innovation Management Association) Conference

6 - 10 July 2014 at the Gaborone International Convention Centre, Botswana