[A2k] Library copyright statutes around the world: record global attendance at EIFL webinar

Teresa Hackett teresa.hackett at eifl.net
Tue Feb 9 11:47:38 PST 2016


Participants from a record 28 countries participated in an EIFL copyright
webinar led by global expert Prof. Kenneth Crews

International copyright expert, Professor Kenneth D. Crews,
<http://www.ghplaw.com/Content/Attorneys/Kenneth_Crews.htm> led a webinar
hosted by EIFL on 5 February 2016 on 'Library copyright statutes around the
world: trends and developments'.

Prof. Crews, author of the WIPO study on copyright limitations and
exceptions for libraries and archives
<http://www.wipo.int/meetings/en/doc_details.jsp?doc_id=306216>(2015), set
out the connection between libraries and copyright, reviewed examples of
library provisions in no fewer than 25 countries, and looked at challenges
for the future.

Quicklink: download the webinar slides
<http://www.eifl.net/sites/default/files/resources/201601/crews_webinar_feb2016.pdf>(pdf)
or view the presentation <http://www.instantpresenter.com/eifl/EB57DA818048>
(42 mins).

Read a summary:
http://www.eifl.net/news/library-copyright-statutes-around-world-record-global-attendance-eifl-webinar

Best wishes

Teresa

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Teresa Hackett
Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager
EIFL - Electronic Information for Libraries - www.eifl.net
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