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<H1>[Copyrightanda2kinfo] 2 May 2012</H1>
<B>Denise Nicholson</B>
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<PRE>Hi All,

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======== COPYRIGHT &amp; A2K ISSUES - 2 MAY 2012 =================================

*Intellectual Property:*

IP Watch List 2012 (CI)

<A HREF="http://bit.ly/Ipdhf7&#160;&#160;">http://bit.ly/Ipdhf7&#160;&#160;</A>
<A HREF="http://www.consumersinternational.org/media/947282/ipwatchlist-2012-eng-...

Entrenched Anti-Consumer Bias Found in Copyright Laws: Creators Launch
Petition for Better Contracts

<A HREF="http://bit.ly/KJzRj0">http://bit.ly/KJzRj0</A> <A HREF="http://bit.ly/KJzRj0">http://bit.ly/KJzRj0</A>

Consumers&#8217; Rights Still Not on Equal Footing with Copyright Owners&#160; Study
Finds

<A HREF="http://bit.ly/IynfLV">http://bit.ly/IynfLV</A> <A HREF="http://bit.ly/IynfLV">http://bit.ly/IynfLV</A>

Brazil's copyright societies indicted for fraud, new law demands efficient,
transparent collecting societies

<A HREF="http://bit.ly/JdVl3m&#160;&#160;">http://bit.ly/JdVl3m&#160;&#160;</A>

Copyright Draft Revisions to China&#8217;s Copyright Law &#8230;

<A HREF="http://bit.ly/JCaX38">http://bit.ly/JCaX38</A> <A HREF="http://bit.ly/JCaX38&#160;">http://bit.ly/JCaX38&#160;</A>

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*Open Access, A2K &amp; Scholarly Communication:*

Wikipedia founder to help in government's research scheme

<A HREF="http://bit.ly/K1dbc7&#160;&#160;">http://bit.ly/K1dbc7&#160;&#160;</A>
<A HREF="http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2012/may/01/wikipedia-research-jimm...

Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography (April 2012)

<A HREF="http://www.digital-scholarship.org/sepb/sepw/sepw.htm">http://www.digita...
<A HREF="http://www.digital-scholarship.org/sepb/sepw/sepw.htm">http://www.digita...

The Global Search for Education &#8211; in Search of Innovation

<A HREF="http://huff.to/IS33j8">http://huff.to/IS33j8</A> <A HREF="http://huff.to/IS33j8">http://huff.to/IS33j8</A>

Prestige and open sources

<A HREF="http://www.dailyprincetonian.com/2012/05/01/30837/">http://www.dailyprin...
<A HREF="http://www.dailyprincetonian.com/2012/05/01/30837/">http://www.dailyprin...

JURN -A curated academic search-engine

<A HREF="http://www.jurn.org/">http://www.jurn.org/</A> <A HREF="http://www.jurn.org/">http://www.jurn.org/</A>

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*Open Educational Resources (OERS):*

OER Bridge to Success Project to Provide Open Access to Math Fundamentals
Education

<A HREF="http://bit.ly/IIqTg3">http://bit.ly/IIqTg3</A> <A HREF="http://bit.ly/IIqTg3">http://bit.ly/IIqTg3</A>

Free OA Textbooks

<A HREF="http://www.flatworldknowledge.com/">http://www.flatworldknowledge.com/</A> <A HREF="http://www.flatworldknowledge.com/">http://www.flatworldknowledge.com/</A>

Future Lab: Free Online Learning Tools

<A HREF="http://bit.ly/Il6gXG&#160;&#160;">http://bit.ly/Il6gXG&#160;&#160;</A>
<A HREF="http://archive.futurelab.org.uk/resources/multimedia/free-online-learnin...

OER Resources

<A HREF="http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Open_Educational_Resources">http://libguides...
<A HREF="http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Open_Educational_Resources">http://libguides...

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*Mobile Technologies &amp; Social Media:*

The Social Media Challenge &#8211; Disciplines, Good Character and the Right to
Freedom of Expression

<A HREF="http://bit.ly/IS3gTd">http://bit.ly/IS3gTd</A> <A HREF="http://bit.ly/IS3gTd">http://bit.ly/IS3gTd</A>

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*Conference Alerts:*

2012 Global Congress on Intellectual Property and the Public Interest

15-17 December, 2012 - FGV Law School, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

<A HREF="http://infojustice.org/public-events/globalcongress2012">http://infojust...
<A HREF="http://infojustice.org/public-events/globalcongress2012">http://infojust...

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Regards
Denise
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Denise Nicholson (Mrs)
Copyright Services Librarian,
University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
The Library, Private Bag X1, WITS, 2050, South Africa
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