University press directors bemoan ruling in Georgia State copyright case, discuss how to make up with librarians and curb unlicensed copying outside the courts.
Libraries and Publishing
How could the rise of patron-driven acquisition at academic libraries affect the university presses that rely on librarians to buy unpopular monographs?
New Huffington Post feature allows students to post a summary of their work without forfeiting the copyright. Students say it's a way to draw attention to oft-overlooked research.
Undergraduates might not be great at research, but study suggests that the information literacy of first-generation students does improve over time.
Despite its volume, 350-page court ruling in landmark case on fair use left many questions unanswered.
Decades of Education Department data show universities allocating less money to libraries as overall spending has ballooned.
Digital humanities advocates look to hammer out a publishing platform to help institutions apply traditional peer review mechanisms to nontraditional research.
White House solicitation about the government's role in making federally funded research available to the public rekindles debate over open access.
Rice U. unveils free, digital offering that it says could save students nationwide tens of millions of dollars.
Association of Research Libraries spells out principles and best practices for making copyrighted materials as free as possible while avoiding lawsuits.