Copyright & A2K Issues - 13 March 2017

 

Intellectual Property

Issues of access and ‘fair use’ in new High Court copyright judgment

http://indianexpress.com/article/explained/du-photocopy-case-delhi-high-court-copyright-judgement-4422503/

Publishers close 'copy' book - - Study material case retreat spreads cheer and concern

https://www.telegraphindia.com/1170310/jsp/frontpage/story_140020.jsp#.WMZX1dKGPIV

In a U-turn, publishers drop Delhi University photocopy case

https://www.nyoooz.com/news/delhi/753073/in-a-uturn-publishers-drop-delhi-university-photocopy-case

 

Predatory Practices:

Should software companies choose not to work with predatory publishers?

http://retractionwatch.com/2017/03/09/software-companies-choose-not-work-predatory-publishers/

When Pigs Fly – Fake Science Conferences abound for fraud and profit

http://ottawacitizen.com/news/local-news/when-pigs-fly-fake-science-conferences-abound-for-fraud-and-profit

Bogus Conferences and Predatory Practices

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/openaccess_a2k_scholarly_communication/Predatory_Publishers

 

Access for Persons with Disabilities:

Guide to Software Accessibility for the Disabled

http://ithare.com/guide-to-software-accessibility-for-the-disabled/

Resources for Persons with Learning Disabilities

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/LearningDisabilities

 

Conference alert:

OpenSym 2017

22-25 August 2017 – Galway, Ireland

http://opensym.lero.ie/

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