Copyright & A2K Issues - 5 October 2011

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From: Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za (Denise Nicholson)
Date: Wed, 5 Oct 2011 16:51:35 +0200
Subject: [Copyrightanda2kinfo] Copyright & A2K Issues - 5 October 2011
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FYI,

Regards

Denise

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Intellectual Property:

Streaming video case dismissed (USA)

http://blogs.library.duke.edu/scholcomm/2011/10/04/streaming-video-case-...

Washington Declaration on Intellectual Property and the Public Interest

http://infojustice.org/washington-declaration-html

Major Copyright Case Against UCLA Dismissed

http://www.libraryjournal.com/lj/home/892274-264/major_copyright_case_ag...

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Accredited DOE Open Access Journals (South Africa)

http://www.ais.up.ac.za/aoajsa.htm

Open Learning Resources:

Pre-DETA Workshop Indicates Growing Interest in Open Educational Resources (OER)

http://www.saide.org.za/resources/newsletters/Vol_17_no.5_2011/Content/P...

Basic Guide to OERs (COL) (Download)

http://www.col.org/resources/publications/Pages/detail.aspx?PID=357

Conference Alert:

Call for papers:

e-Learning Africa 2012

23-24 May 2010 - Cotonou, Benin, Africa

http://www.elearning-africa.com/

Denise Nicholson (Mrs)

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University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

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http://www.wits.ac.za/library

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Wits_Copyright_Guidelines

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Copyright_and_Related_Issues

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/openaccess_a2k_scholarly_communication

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/plagiarism_citation_and_referencing

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Resources_for_Blind_and_Visually-Impaired

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/deaf_and_hardofhearing

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/digitisation_preservation_and_digitalcuration

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From Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za Tue Oct 11 09:30:13 2011
From: Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za (Denise Nicholson)
Date: Tue, 11 Oct 2011 09:30:13 +0200
Subject: [Copyrightanda2kinfo] Copyright & A2K Issues - 11 October 2011
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FYI,

Regards

Denise

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Intellectual Property

WIPO Assemblies Provide Direction for Future Work

http://www.ag-ip-news.com/news.aspx?id=27869&lang=en
<http://www.ag-ip-news.com/news.aspx?id=27869&lang=en>

Human rights online New issues and threats

http://www.apc.org/en/system/files/IRHRPolicyBrief_EN.pdf

Ditch the Restrictive DRM - Happy Customers Equals More Profit

http://www.techpowerup.com/153332/Ditch-The-Restrictive-DRM-Happy-Custom
ers-Equals-More-Profit.html

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication

Will publishers respond positively to open access policies

http://bit.ly/oDjNac

Like its Harvard model, Princeton Open Access Policy needs to add
immediate-deposit requirement, with no waiver option
http://openaccess.eprints.org/index.php?/archives/844-guid.html

ACRL Signs Berlin OA Declaration - Encourages Others

http://infodocket.com/2011/10/07/acrl-signs-berlin-oa-declaration-encour
ages-others/

Library and Information Association of South Africa (LIASA) signs Berlin
OA Declaration
http://www.liasa.org.za/sites/default/files/publications/berlin_declarat
ion.pdf

Digital Curation: the emergence of a new discipline

http://infodocket.com/2011/10/08/article-digital-curation-the-emergence-
of-a-new-discipline/

Dead Sea Scrolls now online

http://bit.ly/qiJlTB

Mobile Technologies & Social Media

Universities must rethink their approach to student digital literacy

http://bit.ly/ofqcjz

Digital Identities in Interesting Spaces

http://www.dhyaandesign.com/blog/2011/09/19/digital_identity_project/

How Twitter will revolutionise academic research and teaching

http://bit.ly/o0xJLr

Conference Alerts 2011

Music and Intellectual Property Conference

5 December 2011 - London, UK

http://www.clt.co.uk/ConferenceDisplay/1692259/1220

Call for papers for 2012:

11th Southern African Online Information Meeting - Innovation in an Age
of Limits

5-8 June 2012 - Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

To submit a paper or for information: Contact: mvanheerden at csir.co.za

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http://www.wits.ac.za/library

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http://libguides.wits.ac.za/plagiarism_citation_and_referencing

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Resources_for_Blind_and_Visually-Impaired

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/deaf_and_hardofhearing

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/digitisation_preservation_and_digitalcuratio
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From Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za Thu Oct 20 13:07:26 2011
From: Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za (Denise Nicholson)
Date: Thu, 20 Oct 2011 13:07:26 +0200
Subject: [Copyrightanda2kinfo] Copyright & A2K Issues - 20 October 2011
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FYI,

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Intellectual Property:

Adapting Copyright to Digital Age Essential for Creativity, Concludes
WIPO Conference

http://ictsd.org/i/news/bridgesweekly/116619/

WIPO Assemblies Provide Direction for Future Work, Director General
Welcomes Positive

Engagement of Member States on Substantive Issues

http://www.wipo.int/pressroom/en/articles/2011/article_0025.html

Removal of restrictions can decrease music piracy

http://www.media.rice.edu/media/NewsBot.asp?MODE=VIEW&ID=16282

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Open Access Week - 24-28 October 2011

http://www.righttoresearch.org/act/OAW2011/index.shtml

The Newest Addition to your Open Access Toolkit

http://www.righttoresearch.org/blog/the-newest-addition-to-your-open-acc
ess-toolkit.shtml

6 Reasons why Open Access matters to the Medical Community

http://www.righttoresearch.org/blog/6-reasons-open-access-matters-to-the
-medical-commu.shtml

Reference Manager Overview

http://blogs.plos.org/mfenner/reference-manager-overview/

Article Level Metrics

http://article-level-metrics.plos.org/

Readcube Online Reference Manager

http://www.readcube.com

The trouble with DOIs

http://blogs.plos.org/mfenner/2011/10/09/the-trouble-with-dois/

ScienceCard for Researchers

http://sciencecard.org/

Data Curation : How to Guide Released by Digital Curation Centre

http://blogs.plos.org/mfenner/2011/10/19/data-citation-how-to-guide-rele
ased-by-digital-curation-centre/

Local Public Libraries Scrambling to Meet e-Book Demand

http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2011/10/20/local
_public_libraries_scrambling_to_meet_e_book_demand/

LibGuide on Climate Change

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/ClimateChange

Open Learning Resources:

Blackboard Launches New Open Education Initiatives

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/blackboard-launches-new-open-education-
initiatives-

OER Resources

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Open_Educational_Resources

Conference Alert:

IFLA International Newspaper Conference 2012

11-13 April 2012 - Bibliotheque nationale de France, Grand Auditorium,
Paris.

http://www.ifla.org/en/events/ifa-international-newspaper-conference-201
2

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Libguides:

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http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Copyright_and_Related_Issues

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/openaccess_a2k_scholarly_communication

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/plagiarism_citation_and_referencing

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Resources_for_Blind_and_Visually-Impaired

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/deaf_and_hardofhearing

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/digitisation_preservation_and_digitalcuratio
n

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From Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za Fri Oct 21 13:28:40 2011
From: Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za (Denise Nicholson)
Date: Fri, 21 Oct 2011 13:28:40 +0200
Subject: [Copyrightanda2kinfo] Copyright & A2K Issues - 21 October 2011
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FYI,

Regards

Denise

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Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Bill (B8B-2010) (Traditional
Knowledge) (South Africa)

http://www.pmg.org.za/bill/20110916-intellectual-property-laws-amendment
-bill-b8b-2010

(It is scheduled for a Second Reading debate in the National Assembly
on 27 October 2011.)

EU Greens /EFA Position Paper on "Creation and Copyright."

http://infojustice.org/archives/5753

Major Copyright Case Against UCLA Dismissed..

http://tinyurl.com/3jt54rx

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication

Celebrating Open Access Week 24-28 October 2011
http://www.openaccessweek.org/

Report on the Legal Status of Research Data in the four partner
countries

http://www.knowledge-exchange.info/Default.aspx?ID=461

Open World project with Austrian e-learning standard embraces over 600
Ukrainian schools

http://www.interfax.com.ua/eng/press-conference/83102/

Enhanced Publications: from experiment to practice

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FHI4J94YUUk&feature=youtu.be

Science writer in residence assesses science publishing

http://www.news.wisc.edu/19924

Wits Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication Libguide

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/openaccess_a2k_scholarly_communication

International Preservation News (IFLA)( 2011)

http://www.ifla.org/files/pac/ipn/IPN%2053.indd.web.pdf

IFLA Annual Report 2010

http://www.ifla.org/en/news/out-now-2010-ifla-annual-report

Open Learning Resources

VUMA Skillszone

http://www.vuma.ac.za/skillszone/

Wits OER Resources
http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Open_Educational_Resources

Conference Alerts:

7th Annual SANGONeT "ICTs for Civil Society" Conference

1-3 November 2011 - Wanderers Club, Illovo, Johannesburg, South Africa

http://www.ngopulse.org/ict4rd

Exploring Maps: History, Fabrication, and Preservation

2-3 November 2011 -Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA

http://www.ccaha.org/education/program-calendar/2011/11/02/history-prese
rvation-of-maps

QQML 2012 - 4th International Conference on Qualitative and Quantitative
Methods in Libraries

22 - 25 May 2012 Limerick, Ireland

http://www.isast.org/

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University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

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http://libguides.wits.ac.za/openaccess_a2k_scholarly_communication

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/plagiarism_citation_and_referencing

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Resources_for_Blind_and_Visually-Impaired

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/deaf_and_hardofhearing

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/digitisation_preservation_and_digitalcuratio
n

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/journalism_and_media-studies

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http://libguides.wits.ac.za/ClimateChange

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From Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za Mon Oct 24 19:45:05 2011
From: Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za (Denise Nicholson)
Date: Mon, 24 Oct 2011 19:45:05 +0200
Subject: [Copyrightanda2kinfo] Celebrating International Open Access Week -
24-28 October 2011
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FYI,

Regards

Denise

Open Access Seminar (South Africa):

24 October 2011 (Wednesday)-

The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Venue: Wartenweiler Library Media Centre, 2nd Floor, East Campus

Theme: Open Access Projects

Speakers: Prof. Yunus Ballim (DVC-Academic) - Welcome

Kerryn McKay - The African Commons Project - Wikimedia Project

Shelley Nicholas - Neil Butcher & Associates - OA Initiatives

Barry Dwolatzky - Joburg Centre for Software Engineering -Unesco OA initiative

To RSVP or find out more, please email Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za

International Open Access Week

http://www.openaccessweek.org

14000 DRM Free Project MUSE eBooks to Go Live in January

http://www.thedigitalshift.com/2011/10/ebooks/14000-drm-free-project-mus...

DSpace in Africa : Growing Open Access to Knowledge and Culture

http://bit.ly/n8sd6D

Yana Project

http://osc.hul.harvard.edu/yana/

Dramatic Growth of Open Access September 30, 2011

http://poeticeconomics.blogspot.com/2011/09/dramatic-growth-of-open-acce...

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From Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za Tue Oct 25 18:40:53 2011
From: Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za (Denise Nicholson)
Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2011 18:40:53 +0200
Subject: [Copyrightanda2kinfo] Celebrating International Open Access
Week - 24-28 October 2011
References: <2A0F0D3C9116884C88EA55EF7C1AE0368364D432@GAIA.ds.wits.ac.za>
<799133C31EA6CE45B6085C6996225F1601077A63@GAIA.ds.wits.ac.za>
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Hi,

Apologies. I noticed that I had the wrong date on my email yesterday. This seminar is tomorrow Wednesday 26 October 2011 (not 24 October 2011).

Open Access Seminar (Johannesburg, South Africa):

26 October 2011 (Wednesday) 13.00-14.00pm
The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Venue: Wartenweiler Library Media Centre, 2nd Floor, East Campus
Theme: Open Access Projects
Speakers: Prof. Yunus Ballim (DVC-Academic) - Welcome
Kerryn McKay - The African Commons Project - Wikimedia Project
Shelley Nicholas - Neil Butcher & Associates - OA Initiatives
Barry Dwolatzky - Joburg Centre for Software Engineering -Unesco OA initiative
To RSVP or find out more, please email Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za <mailto:Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za>

Regards
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University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
The Library, Private Bag X1, WITS, 2050,
South Africa
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From: Denise Nicholson
Sent: Mon 2011/10/24 19:45
To: copyrightanda2kinfo at lists.wits.ac.za; liasaonline at list.liasa.org.za
Subject: Celebrating International Open Access Week - 24-28 October 2011

FYI,

Regards

Denise

Open Access Seminar (South Africa):

24 October 2011 (Wednesday)-

The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Venue: Wartenweiler Library Media Centre, 2nd Floor, East Campus

Theme: Open Access Projects

Speakers: Prof. Yunus Ballim (DVC-Academic) - Welcome

Kerryn McKay - The African Commons Project - Wikimedia Project

Shelley Nicholas - Neil Butcher & Associates - OA Initiatives

Barry Dwolatzky - Joburg Centre for Software Engineering -Unesco OA initiative

To RSVP or find out more, please email Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za

International Open Access Week

http://www.openaccessweek.org <http://www.openaccessweek.org/>

14000 DRM Free Project MUSE eBooks to Go Live in January

http://www.thedigitalshift.com/2011/10/ebooks/14000-drm-free-project-mus...

DSpace in Africa : Growing Open Access to Knowledge and Culture

http://bit.ly/n8sd6D

Yana Project

http://osc.hul.harvard.edu/yana/

Dramatic Growth of Open Access September 30, 2011

http://poeticeconomics.blogspot.com/2011/09/dramatic-growth-of-open-acce...

Denise Nicholson (Mrs)

Copyright Services Librarian,

University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

The Library, Private Bag X1, WITS, 2050, South Africa

Tel. No. + 27 11 717-1929 : Fax No. + 27 11 717-1946

Email Fax: 0865533134

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From Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za Wed Oct 26 10:43:59 2011
From: Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za (Denise Nicholson)
Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2011 10:43:59 +0200
Subject: [Copyrightanda2kinfo] Copyright & A2K Issues - 26 October 2011
Message-ID: <799133C31EA6CE45B6085C6996225F1601BF7D79@GAIA.ds.wits.ac.za>

FYI,

Regards

Denise

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Intellectual Property:

WIPO-South Africa Summer School on Intellectual Property

28 November to 9 December 20211 - University of the Western Cape, South
Africa

http://www.wipo.int/academy/en/courses/summer_school_southafrica/index.h
tml

Can Canada Learn Anything from Europe on Copyright?

http://www.michaelgeist.ca/content/view/6077/125/

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Celebrating Open Access Week (24-28 October 2011)

http://www.openaccessweek.org/

Universities must adapt of die in the e-learning world

http://bit.ly/uSrFU5

Bibliographies about Open Access from Digital Scholarship

http://bit.ly/nIVjLN

Scientific Electronic Library Online SA (SciELO)

http://www.scielo.org.za/

IMSLP Public Domain Music Website

http://imslp.org/wiki/

EU's Television Heritage on OA

http://www.euscreen.eu/

IFLA Journal October 2011

http://www.ifla.org/en/news/out-now-october-2011-issue-of-ifla-journal

Open Access frees up access to scholarly research

http://blog.publishingtechnology.com/blogs/open-access-week/

SpringerOpen journals

http://www.springeropen.com/

EU Commissioner Kroes: "Open access to research is a must for the
competitiveness of Europe"

http://www.surffoundation.nl/en/actueel/Pages/EUCommissionerKroes.aspx

The Benefits to the Private Sector of Open Access to Higher Education
and Scholarly Research

http://open-access.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/OAIG_Benefits_OA_Pr
ivateSector.pdf

Conference Alerts:

ICT4rd 2911 : ICT for Rural Development

1-3 November 2011 - Johannesburg, South Africa

http://www.ngopulse.org/ict4rd/programme

Stellenbosch University Annual Research Symposium

17-18 November 2011 - Stellenbosch, W. Cape, South Africa

http://www.lib.sun.ac.za/Sym2011/Programme.htm

WorldWide Virtual Conference : Library 2.0 2-4 November 2011

http://www.library20.com/page/2011-conference

Call for papers for 2012 conference:

2012 CIP Symposium, "Adventures in Copyright!"

6-8 June 2012 - University of Maryland College

http://cipcommunity.org/s/1039/index.aspx?sid=1039&gid=1&pgid=713

Denise Nicholson (Mrs)

Copyright Services Librarian,

University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

The Library, Private Bag X1, WITS, 2050, South Africa

Tel. No. + 27 11 717-1929 : Fax No. + 27 11 717-1946

Email Fax: 0865533134

http://www.wits.ac.za/library

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Wits_Copyright_Guidelines

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Copyright_and_Related_Issues

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/openaccess_a2k_scholarly_communication

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/plagiarism_citation_and_referencing

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Resources_for_Blind_and_Visually-Impaired

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/deaf_and_hardofhearing

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/digitisation_preservation_and_digitalcuratio
n

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/journalism_and_media-studies

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Open_Educational_Resources

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/ClimateChange

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From Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za Mon Oct 31 09:20:13 2011
From: Denise.Nicholson at wits.ac.za (Denise Nicholson)
Date: Mon, 31 Oct 2011 09:20:13 +0200
Subject: [Copyrightanda2kinfo] FW: Copyright & A2K Issues - 31 October 2011
Message-ID: <799133C31EA6CE45B6085C6996225F1601C42E23@GAIA.ds.wits.ac.za>

FYI,

Regards

Denise

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Traditional Knowledge

Indigenous intellectual property Bill unworkable - DA (South Africa

http://www.timeslive.co.za/local/2011/10/28/indigenous-intellectual-prop
erty-bill-unworkable-da

Intellectual Property Amendment Bill - Indigenous Knowledge simply won't
be protected by law

http://allafrica.com/stories/201110281515.html

How we're trying to protect indigenous knowledge - Rob Davies

http://www.politicsweb.co.za/politicsweb/view/politicsweb/en/page71656?o
id=263965&sn=Detail&pid=71616

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication

Royal Society Journal Archive made permanently free to access

http://royalsociety.org/news/Royal-Society-journal-archive-made-permanen
tly-free-to-access/

Librarians inform public of access rights

http://www.usustatesman.com/librarians-inform-public-of-access-rights-1.
2661345

By championing open access publishing, the academic community can bring
us closer to making research available to all.

http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/impactofsocialsciences/2011/10/28/championing-ope
n-access/

Taylor Francis Group widens Open Access offerings

http://www.4-traders.com/INFORMA-PLC-4001140/news/INFORMA-PLC-Taylor-Fra
ncis-Group-widens-Open-Access-offerings-13864967/

Info for Repository Managers

http://oapen-uk.jiscebooks.org/pilot/info-for-repository-managers/

What's all this talk about Open Access publishing? How does it affect
me?

http://blogs.library.ucsf.edu/inplainsight/2011/10/27/whats-all-this-tal
k-about-open-access-publishing-how-does-it-affect-me/

How to Cite Datasets and Link to Publications

http://www.dcc.ac.uk/webfm_send/525

Open Educational Resources & E-Learning

Investing in e-Learning future

http://opinion.inquirer.net/16263/investing-in-e-learning-future

SNHU Creates Innovation Lab and Partners with Open Education Resources

http://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/11/10/p2024178/snhu-creates-innova
tion-lab-and-partners-with-open-education-resources

OER in the field: Institutions solving problems openly

http://www.guardian.co.uk/higher-education-network/blog/2011/oct/28/open
-education-resources-solving-problems?newsfeed=true

e-Learning Company Blackboard Bows To The Growing Power Of Openness
Again

http://www.techdirt.com/articles/20111027/03201816536/e-learning-company
-blackboard-bows-to-growing-power-openness-again.shtml

Denise Nicholson (Mrs)

Copyright Services Librarian,

University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

The Library, Private Bag X1, WITS, 2050, South Africa

Tel. No. + 27 11 717-1929 : Fax No. + 27 11 717-1946

Email Fax: 0865533134

http://www.wits.ac.za/library

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Wits_Copyright_Guidelines

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Copyright_and_Related_Issues

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/openaccess_a2k_scholarly_communication

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/plagiarism_citation_and_referencing

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Resources_for_Blind_and_Visually-Impaired

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/deaf_and_hardofhearing

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/digitisation_preservation_and_digitalcuratio
n

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/journalism_and_media-studies

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/Open_Educational_Resources

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/ClimateChange

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