Intellectual Property:

Breaking Down the New EU Copyright Bill: Article 13

Italy Wikipedia shuts down in protest at EU copyright law

New EU Copyright Law: Will Upload Filters Destroy the Internet as we Know it?

An EU copyright law threatens to kill memes for everyone

EU copyright reforms draw fire from internet luminaries as key vote looms

False Positives, Real Problem – The Limits of Filtering as a Solution to Copyright Infringement

The Copyright Extension That Isn’t

The Biggest Difference Between Plagiarism And Copyright


Marrakesh Treaty for Blind and Visually Impaired Persons

KEI statement on Senate Ratification of Marrakesh Treaty for Blind

Marrakesh Treaty Resources


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Open Access Resources

African scientists launch their own preprint server

British Library to develop shared open access repository services

Guest Post: Is the Research Article Immune to Innovation?

SSRN launches Preprints with The Lancet, a new preprint series for sharing early stage health and medical research

Elsevier are corrupting open science in Europe

UN Food and Agriculture Organization launches Open Access for all publications

Global OA APCs (APC) 2010–2017: Major Trends Heather Morrison

It’s time to stand up to the academic publishing industry


Data Management

Standards for data sharing in sight (Australia)

Data Management and related Resources


Conference Alerts:

Connecting the Knowledge Commons: From Projects to Sustainable Infrastructure

June 22-24 2018 - University of Toronto, Toronto Canada

Stellenbosch University 15th Annual Library Symposium - Stellenbosch Institute for Advance Studies (STIAS)

15-16 November 2018 – Stellenbosch, W. Cape, South Africa