Intellectual Property:

South Africa:  Copyright Amendment Bill Draft No. 2, 2018 – Submissions

Irony Alert: Disney (Yes, DISNEY!) Whines About 'Overzealous Copyright Holders'

Disney Gets Early Loss In Trademark, Copyright Suit Against Unlicensed Birthday Party Characters

Australia, Copyright, European Union, Legislative process - Future EU-Australia FTA and copyright: what could we expect in the IP chapter?


Collective Licensing:

IFLA Background Paper On Extended Collective Licensing


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Same Question, Different World: Replicating an Open Access Research Impact Study

Discussion paper: Help! I’m an author  – get me out of here

How long would it take to buy Elsevier instead of APCs or subscriptions?

As Academic Publishers Fight And Subvert Open Access, Preprints Offer An Alternative Approach For Sharing Knowledge Widely

Blockchain: the answer to scientific publishing’s problems


Predatory Publishing Practices:

Caveat Emptor: Predatory Publishers, Rogue Journals, and the Potential Corruption of Addiction Science

Resources on Predatory Publishing Practices


Open Research/Open Science:

Resources to help researchers practice good open science

What is Open Research?

Open Research Data in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Bibliometric Study Using the Data Citation Index

Guest Post: Challenges for Academics in the Global South — Resource Constraints, Institutional Issues, and Infrastructural Problems

Best Practice in Open Research


Access for Persons with Disabilities – Marrakesh Treaty:

On Track or Off the Rails? IFLA publishes an update current status of transposition of the Marrakesh Directive in Europe

Towards Ratification Of The Marrakesh Treaty In The European Union Update