Intellectual Property:

Fair Use in South Africa (video)

"Free is not fair" won't make authors richer, but fixing publishers' contracts will

The Cost of Accessing Academic Research is Way Too High. This Must Change.

Effect of Open Access on Copyright Challenges and Library Budgets in Africa


Warning on Proposed WIPO Broadcast Treaty

Copyright, Online News Publishing and Aggregators: A Law and Economics Analysis of the EU Reform

Global Copyright Reform Efforts – As Told by Libraries, Museums, and Archives

Op-Ed: Library of Congress buries DRM obstructions to repair


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

South African universities shouldn’t be playing the global rankings game

Wits University Press announces Open Access Programme

Open Access Books published by Wits University Press

Bernard Rentier on Open Access: From Where? How? For What? And Where To?

Open Access, Social Justice, and the Moral Imperative: Why OA Publishing Matters to WGS

Open Access – a Look Back

Are Mirror Journals a Better Path to the Open Access Flip?

Opening up access to knowledge

Harvard Exempts Its Librarian-Scholars From the Work-For-Hire Doctrine

Why Do We Digitize? The Case for Slow Digitization - Archive Journal

Flipping a journal to open access will boost its citation performance – but to what degree varies by publisher, field and rank

Libraries are about democracy, not just books

UNESCO Recognizes  the Importance of Exceptions and Limitations

UNESCO Preliminary Report of the Director-General on the draft Recommendation concerning Open Educational Resources

10 ways libraries can support the implementation of Plan S


Deal on eLending in the Netherlands: Interview with the Dutch Public Library Association