E-books

“Big E little e, what begins with E” at Midwinter?

E-books and E-rate!  Not that the two are otherwise related, but the Washington Office is presenting Saturday morning sessions on both during the 2011 Midwinter Conference. “Turning the Page on E-books” First, plan to attend “Turning the Page on E-books” from 8:30 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, January 8, in SDCC, Room 02. This moderated discussion will focus on the big ... Read More »

A Baby Step Taken, Authors Guild and AAP Agree that the Print-Disabled Have a Right to Read

Last week, I attended a training workshop for representatives of developing nations on copyright and the reading impaired. The weeklong workshop, sponsored by the U.S. Copyright Office and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), included discussions related to the proposed WIPO treaty for a copyright exception for the reading impaired, presentations from Copyright Office staff on the Chafee amendment — ... Read More »