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Copyright & A2K Issues - 13 September 2018

 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.  Archives are available at: 

 

South Africa:  White Paper on Science, Technology & Innovation:

South Africa: New draft White Paper on Science, Technology and Innovation (10 September 2018)

30 days to comment on this document

https://bit.ly/2NEiR4F

https://www.dst.gov.za/images/2018/white-pate-on-STI-7_09-FINAL.pdf

 

Copyright & A2K Issues - 6 September 2018

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 treatie

Intellectual Property:

South Africa: Copyright Amendment Bill, Version No. 3, 2018

https://libguides.wits.ac.za/Copyright_and_Related_Issues/Version3_2018

Response to IIPA Comments to USTR Regarding South Africa’s Copyright Amendments Bill and AGOA Eligibility

http://infojustice.org/archives/40250

Copyright & A2K Issues - 3 September 2018

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 treatie

Intellectual Property:

South Africa: Copyright Amendment Bill - Request for submissions - Closing date: 21 September 2018 

See PDF document under Download at the bottom of this post.

IFLA Statement On Copyright Education and Copyright Literacy

https://www.ifla.org/files/assets/clm/statements/ifla-statement-on-copyright-literacy.pdf

Copyright & A2K Issues - 28August 2018

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Open Science:

Open science is now the only way forward for psychology

https://bit.ly/2woEAmx

Guest post: Introducing AfricArxiv - a preprint repository for African researchers

https://www.authoraid.info/en/news/details/1318/

 

Copyright & A2K Issues - 21 August 2018

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.  Archives are available at:

 

Intellectual Property:

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

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Copyright_and_Related_Issues/SA_Copyright_Amendment_Bill_2018

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

https://bit.ly/2w299in

Copyright & A2K Issues - 8 August 2018

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Intellectual Property:

Intellectual Property and Access to Science and Culture: Convergence or Conflict?

http://www.ceipi.edu/fileadmin/upload/DUN/CEIPI/Documents/Publications_CEIPI___ICTSD/CEIPI-ICTSD_no_3.pdf

Copyright & A2K Issues - 26 July 2018

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Intellectual Property:

Resources on Fair Use around the World

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Copyright_and_Related_Issues/fairuse_fairdealing

The Myth Of IP Incentives For All Nations – Q&A With Carlos Correa

http://www.ip-watch.org/2018/06/20/myth-ip-incentives-nations-qa-carlos-correa

Copyright & A2K Issues - 24 July 2018

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.  Archives are available at:

 

Intellectual Property:

South Africa’s Proposed Copyright Fair Use Right Should Be a Model for the World

http://infojustice.org/archives/40184

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

https://bit.ly/2NGa26u

ReCreate SA calls for creator rights in copyright reform now

https://bit.ly/2uRt3fF

Copyright & A2K issues -9 July 2018

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Intellectual Property:

European Parliament votes against EU copyright proposal that would threaten the open web

https://blog.wikimedia.org/2018/07/05/european-parliament-votes-against-copyright-proposal/

#SaveYourInternet

https://saveyourinternet.eu

 

Open Science:

Copyright & A2K Issues - 4 July 2018

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Intellectual Property:

Breaking Down the New EU Copyright Bill: Article 13

https://www.plagiarismtoday.com/2018/07/03/breaking-down-the-new-eu-copyright-bill-article-13/

Italy Wikipedia shuts down in protest at EU copyright law

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-44696302

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