Copyright & A2K Issues - 14 May 2012

 

Intellectual Property:

Long-Awaited Ruling in Copyright Case Mostly Favors Georgia State U.

http://chronicle.com/article/Long-Awaited-Ruling-in/131859/

Why We Should Stop Calling it DRM and Maybe Abandon it Altogether

http://www.digitalbookworld.com/2012/why-we-should-stop-calling-it-drm-and-maybe-abandon-it-altogether/

 

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Policy Guidelines for the Development and Promotion of Open Access (Alma Swan)

http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0021/002158/215863e.pdf

In the UK Open Access to Publicly Funded Research as ‘Academic Spring’ Continues

http://bit.ly/L0Knxe  

 

Access and Persons with Disabilities

Scoop It: Inclusive Education (South Africa)

http://www.scoop.it/t/inclusive-education-south-africa

Scoop It : Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

http://www.scoop.it/t/convention-on-the-rights-of-persons-with-disabilities

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