Copyright and A2K Issues

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Copyright & A2K Issues - 18 July 2017 (Pt 2)


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Access Tools and Services to Open Access: DOAR, ROAR, SHERPA-ROMEO, SPARC AND DOAJ

Assessing the User Experience of E-Books in Academic Libraries

African Open Science Platform

Copyright & A2K issues - 28 June 2017 - NEWSFLASH!



SA Copyright Amendment Bill 2017 -

Deadline for Submissions - now 7 JULY 2017

Public hearings in Parliament - 1, 3, 4 AUGUST 2017


See email below from A. Hermans,  Committee Secretary, PC on Trade and Industry:

Dear Stakeholder

Please note the following:

In light of a recent Committee decision to first process the Copyright Amendment Bill before starting the Performers' Protection Amendment Bill, please note the following:

Copyright & A2K Issues - 15 June 2017


Intellectual Property:

Why fair use and quotation provisions in SA Copyright Amendment Bill 2017 need to be Open

You still have time to comment on this to the PC on Trade and Industry  – email before 30 JUNE 2017


Academics ‘should not sign over research copyright to publishers’  (free registration to read)