Category: government information

Homage to the Legal Information Institute (LII): Post "25 for 25: A Librarian’s Free Law Awakening"

by on October 7, 2017 1:03 pm
Please see here. From the post, by Sarah Glassmeyer (with emphasis added here): … Access to information is access to justice.  That’s always been the case, but now more than ever.  People often conflate access to legal services with access to justice, but access to justice is much larger than just access to legal services.… Read more Homage to the Legal Information Institute (LII): Post "25 for 25: A Librarian’s Free Law Awakening"

U.S. Copyright Office September 2017 Discussion Document on 17 U.S.C. § 108 [Limitations on exclusive rights: Reproduction by libraries and archives]...

by on October 3, 2017 3:59 pm
Please see here. It proposes adding museums to the list of eligible institutions and would permit the making of preservation copies of published works and expand the kinds of documents that can go online during the last 20 years of a copyright’s term.