Copyright & A2K Issues - 22 February 2018 (Pt. 2)

This is a free online international Information Service covering various topics, including copyright, plagiarism and other IP matters, Open Access, open publishing, open learning resources, institutional repositories, scholarly communication, digitization and library matters, mobile technologies, issues affecting access to knowledge (A2K), particularly in developing countries; WTO and WIPO treaties and matters; Free Trade Agreements and TRIPS Plus; useful websites, conference alerts, etc.  If you would like to subscribe to, or unsubscribe from,  this newsletter, please email Denise.Nicholson@wits.ac.za.  

 

Intellectual Property:

Embed With the Devil

https://slate.com/technology/2018/02/a-court-rules-that-embedding-tweets-with-images-can-violate-copyright.html

Interview with Ms. Teresa Hackett (EIFL)

http://wipomonitor.org/interview-with-ms-teresa-hackett/

Intellectual Property Regime Undermines Equity, Progress

http://morungexpress.com/intellectual-property-regime-undermines-equity-progress/

The Copyright Permissions Culture in Software Preservation and Its Implications for the Cultural Record

http://www.arl.org/storage/documents/2018.02.09_CopyrightPermissionsCulture.pdf

 

Conference Alerts:

Open Education Global Conference 2018 - Transforming Education through Open Approaches

24-26 April 2018 – Delft, The Netherlands,

http://ife.ens-lyon.fr/vst/Colloques/DetailColloque.php?id=1899

World Library and Information Congress (IFLA)

24-30 August 2018 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

https://2018.ifla.org/

Scielo 20 years Conference

26-28 September 2018 – São Paulo, Brazil

https://www.scielo20.org/en/

 

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