Intellectual Property:

Update on South African Copyright Reform: Fair Use Provision May Be Removed:

Cautionary Tales About Collective Rights Organizations:

SAMRO to meet with government following ‘copyright fraud’ claims:

Samro challenged to resolve royalty issues:

Special 301: U.S. Gov’t “Watch List” Threatens Access to Meds:

Statement from EU Academics on Proposed Press Publishers’ Right:


Access and Persons with Disabilities:

How Technology Is Changing The Way Blind People Get Visual Information [Hear and Now]:

EIFL signs three year agreement with bookshare:


Data Management:

Who should hold the keys to our data?:


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Understand the Blockchain in Two Minutes:

Guest Post: Research Deluge — Are Researchers Writing More yet Contributing Less?:

Working to preserve knowledge:

Open Access and the Archived Web - An Open Insights interview with Jane Winters:

AI Researchers Boycott Nature Machine Intelligence Journal Read more from Asian Scientist Magazine:

Patenting Artificial Intelligence Might Hamper Progress, EFF Says:

The potential for altmetrics to measure other types of impact in scientific production: academic and social impact dynamics in social media and networks:

Public library Websites as electronic branches: a multi-country quantitative evaluation:

Which academic papers do researchers tend to feature on ResearchGate?:

University Rankings Under the Spotlight:

Open access is the future – Springer Nature survey:

The holy grail of Open Access: sharing that benefits authors: