Research Libraries and Archives Petition European Union on Copyright exceptions

The Association of European Research Libraries (LIBER) and other international library and archival organisations have written to the European Commission, asking that the EU “engage constructively in text-based discussions at the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) on copyright exceptions for libraries and archives.” The full text of the letter (16 May) is on the LIBER site.

10th anniversary issue of Library Economics & Statistical Data e-Bulletin on 8 November

The 10th anniversary issue of the weekly Library e-Bulletin on economic resources and statistical data was circulated on Friday, 8 November (no.391). The e-Bulletin – first issued on 7 November 2003 – provides updates on statistical data, new books and resources for economic and socio-economic research. Sign up with an account via [email protected]. Read a public version synopsis of the e-Bulletin here…