Librarians

Historians' organization issues statement calling for caution on 'open access'

Smart Title: 

Arguing that the issues are different in science and humanities publishing, history association urges caution on movement to make journal access free.

Publishers will appeal district court's decision in e-reserve copyright case

Smart Title: 

Publishers say they will appeal district court ruling on landmark Georgia State copyright case, raising the stakes on a case that could set bar for fair use and digital library reserves.

Dean of libraries

Date Announced: 
Fri, 08/24/2012

Judge slaps down injunction request in Georgia State copyright case

Smart Title: 

Judge in Georgia State copyright case deals another blow to publishers, declares victory for the university.

Library groups see double standard in Authors Guild's stand against HathiTrust

Smart Title: 

Academic library associations try to use Authors Guild's position in the Google Books lawsuit to undercut its stand against HathiTrust.

Libraries say Supreme Court case could make lending foreign-made books illegal

Smart Title: 

Library associations say Supreme Court case could make it illegal to lend books and other materials that were manufactured overseas.

Coping with Copyrights in The Electronic Era

Date: 
Thu, 07/12/2012

Research foresees demand-driven book acquisition replacing librarians' discretion

Smart Title: 

How could the rise of patron-driven acquisition at academic libraries affect the university presses that rely on librarians to buy unpopular monographs?

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Librarians
Back to Top