Copyright & A2K Issues - 24 April 2017 (Part 1)

 

Intellectual Property:

The Web Is At A Crossroads – New Standard Enables Copyright Enforcement Violating Users’ Rights

http://infojustice.org/archives/37984

Intellectual Property Channeling for Digital Works

https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2952083

Libraries winners from copyright changes (Australia)

http://www.psnews.com.au/aps/544/news/libraries-winners-from-copyright-changes

WBU Press Release for World Book and Copyright Day

http://www.worldblindunion.org/English/news/Pages/WBU-Press-Release-for-World-Book-and-Copyright-Day.aspx?platform=hootsuite

Supreme Court Asked to Save Abbott and Costello "Who's on First?" Copyright

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/supreme-court-asked-save-abbott-costello-whos-first-copyright-995770

Torching the Modern-Day Library of Alexandria - “Somewhere at Google there is a database containing 25 million books and nobody is allowed to read them.”

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/04/the-tragedy-of-google-books/523320/

 

Conference Alerts:

Apereo Africa 2017 conference

9-10 May 2017 – Cape Town, South Africa

Contact details: tshego@opencollab.co.za  or Elsabe@opencollab.co.za

 

Innovative and Creative Education and Teaching International Conference

21-23 June 2017 - Faculty of Education of the University of Extremadura (Badajoz, Spain)

http://www.icetic.net/

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