Intellectual Property:

Copyright case heading to court (South Africa)

China Solicits Public Comments on Copyright Law (Draft Revision for Review)


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communcation:

Open Access – Six Myths to Put to Rest

Open Access Directory (OAD)

Are Scientists Selfish?

Open Collections Program Continues to Bring Value to Researchers

Open Referral

OpenAir (African Innovation Research & Training) Project Reports

SCOAP3: more than 2000 Open Access articles online

Altmetrics: What Good are They to Academic Libraries?

MedOANet Guidelines for implementing open access policies - For research performing and research funding organizations

Thomson Reuters – We’ll take your articles if you don’t tell us not to

Asserting Rights We Don’t Have: Libraries and “Permission to Publish” | Peer to Peer Review

University research: if you believe in openness, stand up for it

Good practices for university open-access policies


Plagiarism & Scholary Integrity

Plagiarism Tutorials

UNLV English professor accused of plagiarism by higher education news website

Anatomy of a Serial Plagiarism Case

International Academic Integrity and Security Summit: Positive and Proactive Approaches.

18-19 September 2014 – Cape Town, South Africa

For information, costs and registration contact : Isabel Woods at