• Posts Tagged ‘copyright’

    Harper Collins starts watermarking eBooks

    by  • September 16, 2014 • ebooks • 0 Comments

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    This week HarperCollins and anti-piracy company Digimarc announced the debut of a new ebook watermarking system to enable the identification of leak points in the company’s supply chain. TorrentFreak caught up with the publisher to learn about its new anti-piracy solution and its overall anti-piracy strategy… Called Guardian Watermarking for Publishing, the system embeds...

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    What the University of Arkansas controversy can teach us about archival permission practices

    by  • July 25, 2014 • HIgher Ed, Libraries, Politics & Law • 0 Comments

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    Peter Hirtle’s article regarding an archive having a “permission to publish” policy makes many great points. Possibly the best one is that it could actually increase the chance that the library/archive is liable for copyright infringement. The Arkansas case study demonstrates that archival “permission to publish” is a practice that is both poorly understood...

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