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Controlled Digital Lending (CDL) for Libraries

by admin • September 28, 2021

A Legal Analysis of Making Copyrighted Works Available Online During the Coronavirus Crisis A White Paper on Controlled Digital Lending of Library Books Authors’ Alliance Supports Controlled Digital Lending-A2p2 Issue Brief: Controlled Digital Lending Controlled Digital Lending (Handwiki) Controlled Digital Lending (Wikipedia) Controlled Digital Lending: an Interview by Jonathan Band Controlled Digital Lending: Getting Books […]

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Controlled Digital Lending (CDL) for Libraries

Public Lending Right (PLR)

by Denise Nicholson • September 22, 2021

African Library and Information Associations and Institutions (AfLIA) Position on Public Lending Right EIFL Public Lending Right EIFL Public Lending Right – WIPO SCCR 40 Explanation of Rent Seeking with example: public lending rights in South Africa (A. Rens) IFLA Background document on Public Lending Right IFLA Position on Public Lending Rights (2016) Libraries Perspective […]

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Public Lending Right (PLR)

Open Science

by Denise Nicholson • May 21, 2021

What is Open Science? An introduction to Open Science Introduction to Open Science (Course) Open Science (European Commission) Open Science (OECD) Open Science Definition Point of View: How open science helps researchers succeed UNESCO – Open Science What is Open Science? What is Open Science? Introduction (FOSTER) What is Open Science? (OpenSource.com) What is Open […]

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Open Science

Open Licensing – Creative Commons

by Denise Nicholson • March 28, 2021

Open Licensing and Creative Commons (CC)  Creative Commons – About the Licenses  Creative Commons Open Font Creative Commons Global Network Community  Creative Commons Meta Search CC – State of the Commons 2020 Report  Open Licensing (CCCOER)  What are the Benefits of Offering and Using Creative Commons Licences? Creative Common and IP Issues  CC – Artificial Intelligence […]

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Open Licensing – Creative Commons

Predatory Publishing Practices and Citation Pollution

by Denise Nicholson • March 26, 2021

Resources on Predatory Publishing Practices  Assessing the impact of predatory journals on policy and guidance documents: a cross-sectional study protocol Being a deliberate prey of a predator: Researchers’ thoughts after having published in predatory journal  Blacklists and Whitelists to Tackle Predatory Publishing: a Cross-Sectional Comparison and Thematic Analysis  Combatting Predatory Academic Journals and Conferences –  IAP Report Defining predatory journals […]

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Predatory Publishing Practices and Citation Pollution

Artificial Intelligence and IP

by Denise Nicholson • March 23, 2021

What is Artificial Intelligence (AI)?  What is AI?  What Is Artificial Intelligence and Why Does It Matter For Copyright (2019)(Anastasiya Kiseleva)  What’s the Difference Between Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Deep Learning?  WIPO Technology Trends 2019 – Artificial Intelligence  UK Government response to call for views on artificial intelligence copyright and related rights  AI and Intellectual Property  […]

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Artificial Intelligence and IP

Research Support and Scholarly Publishing

by Denise Nicholson • March 23, 2021

Research Process and Publishing Resources  Creating a Web Presence  Data Management  DHET Accredited Journals (2021)  Ethics  Evaluating Web Resources  Guidance for Authors re: ebooks Nuts and Bolts of Scholarly Publishing  Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Resources  Research Methods and Methodologies  Research Methodology  Research Metrics  Scholarly Research Resources Scholarly Communication / Publishing  Search Engines for research resources  Understanding […]

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Research Support and Scholarly Publishing

Copyright

by Denise Nicholson • March 10, 2021

Copyright Guidelines and General Resources  ACA2K Blog ACA2K Output Repository EIFL Handbook on Copyright and Related Issues for Libraries (English) Copyright and A2K Issues Copyright and Related Matters   Copyright Guidelines for SA Schools (rev. 2017)  Guidelines for Copyright Clearances, etc. (Wits Libguide) IP Legislation (South Africa)  Amendment of the SA Copyright Regulations, 1978  Constitution Court of South Africa Copyright Act no. […]

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Copyright

Plagiarism and Academic Dishonesty

by Denise Nicholson • March 10, 2021

Resources on Plagiarism and Academic Dishonesty Academic Misconduct  Plagiarism Resources  Plagiarism Tutorials  Types of Plagiarism Examples of Plagiarism in Different Types of Texts Five Types of Plagiarism Twelve Types of Plagiarism to Avoid Paper Mills and Ghost Writing Academic dishonesty- Implications on Educated – Youth and Call For Policy Action Academic Ghostwriting and International Students […]

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Plagiarism and Academic Dishonesty