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Libraries as Creatures of Copyright:Why Librarians Care about Intellectual Property Law and Policy

Carol C. Henderson, former Executive Director Washington Office, American Library Association Copyright as a balancing of interests
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Tough Copyright Laws Chill Innovation, Tech Companies Warn Lawmakers - TorrentFreak

Tough Copyright Laws Chill Innovation, Tech Companies Warn Lawmakers - TorrentFreak | Libraries, Intellectual Property, Copyright | Scoop.it
In a brief submitted to the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet, the tech industry warns that tougher copyright legislation may stifle innovation. The CCIA, which includes Google, Facebook and Microsoft as members, further points out that the devastating piracy numbers reported by the copyright industry often lack objectivity, and sometimes deserve the label "fiction."
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When we share, everyone wins - Creative Commons

When we share, everyone wins - Creative Commons | Libraries, Intellectual Property, Copyright | Scoop.it
Creative Commons Global Summit Celebrating what’s next for sharing and the commons from April 28-30 in Toronto, CA. Find out more
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Copyright & Schools: photocopy, scan, screen or broadcast copyright resources in classrooms - simple advice for teachers

Copyright & Schools: photocopy, scan, screen or broadcast copyright resources in classrooms - simple advice for teachers | Libraries, Intellectual Property, Copyright | Scoop.it
One-stop-shop with guidance for teachers copying and using books, magazines, newspapers, music, film & TV in classrooms - from the CLA, ERA, NLA Media Access, CCLI, PPL, PRS, MPLC, PVS
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Library Guides: Intellectual Property Law Research Guide: General Intellectual Property Resources

Library Guides: Intellectual Property Law Research Guide: General Intellectual Property Resources | Libraries, Intellectual Property, Copyright | Scoop.it
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How Intellectual Property Reinforces Inequality

How Intellectual Property Reinforces Inequality | Libraries, Intellectual Property, Copyright | Scoop.it
In its recent, unanimous decision that human genes cannot be patented, the Supreme Court gave a rare victory to the cause of economic fairness.
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Finland Writes History With Crowdsourced Copyright Law - TorrentFreak

Finland Writes History With Crowdsourced Copyright Law - TorrentFreak | Libraries, Intellectual Property, Copyright | Scoop.it
Finland is the first country in the world in which Parliament will vote on a "fairer" copyright law that has been crowdsourced by the public. The proposal, which obtained the required 50,000 Finnish votes just a day before the deadline, seeks to decriminalize file-sharing and legalize the copying of items that people already own.
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Copyright & IP | Association of Research Libraries® | ARL®

Embed image | Download PDFUpdating copyright and intellectual property laws to meet the challenges of the networked environment has been a key focus for
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How Intellectual Property Reinforces Inequality

How Intellectual Property Reinforces Inequality | Libraries, Intellectual Property, Copyright | Scoop.it
In its recent, unanimous decision that human genes cannot be patented, the Supreme Court gave a rare victory to the cause of economic fairness.
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