Intellectual Property:

The John Marshall Review of Intellectual Property Law

Copyright Guidelines for South African Schools


Predatory Publishing Practices and Scam Conferences:

I am still trying to figure out what my new research agenda will be: Jeffrey Beall

Resources on Predatory Publishers

A Peek Inside the Strange World of Fake Academia

Scam Conferences


Open Educational Resources and MOOCs:

Facets of Openness in MOOCs – A Review

What are MOOCs?


Conference Alerts:

Online Platforms and Intermediaries in Copyright Law

23-24 March 2017 - Ludwig Maximilian University Munich, Germany


South African National School Librarians' Conference

2-5 July 2017 - Highbury Preparatory School, Hillcrest KZN, South Africa

For information, please contact: Debbie Vermeulen at


Call for Presentations: Offsite Session (IFLA WLIC 2017)

“Models for Copyright Education in Information Literacy Programs" - IFLA WLIC 2017 - Wroclaw, Poland - Organized by the IFLA Copyright and other Legal Matters Advisory Committee and the IFLA Information Literacy Section

23 August 2017 from 8:30am-3:30pm at the University of Lower Silesia, Strzegomska 55, 53-611, Wrocław, Polska.

Proposals should be submitted by 15 March 2017 by completing the online proposal form at:  For more information about this event, please email:   Janice Pilch