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Author McDonald, Ian, 1960 July 20- author

Title Libraries : managing licences for digital resources : a practical guide / [written by Ian McDonald]
Published Strawberry Hills, N.S.W. : Australian Copyright Council, 2003
[Redfern, NSW] : Australian Copyright Council, 2003


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 ADPML SPC  346.940482 Aus/Bul  2003/B118v1  LIB USE ONLY
 WATERFT  346.940482 Aus/Bul  B118/v.1  AVAILABLE
Description v, 54 pages ; 30 cm
regular print
Series [Publication] / Australian Copyright Council, 0311-2934 ; B118v1
Publication (Australian Copyright Council) ; B118v1
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Why is it so important for library staff to understand licensing issues? -- 3. Copyright issues with which you should be familiar -- 4. Some comments on contracts -- 5. Getting the best outcomes -- 6. Assess the product or service and assess your needs -- 7. Assess the licence -- 8. Negotiating changes -- 9. Manging licences -- 10. Future directions -- 11. Resources -- Appendix 1. An overview of copyright
Summary This book has been written as a practical guide for people working in any type of library who are involved in decisions relating to the acquisition and management of electronic material including computer software, CD-ROMs and online services such as e-journals, databases and other material
Analysis Digital technology
Electronic publishing
Copyright Act 1968
Copyright Amendment (Digital Agenda) Act 2000
Legislative amendments
Notes "October 2003"
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Australia. Copyright Act 1968.
Australia. Trade Practices Act 1974.
Electronic publishing -- Law and legislation.
Electronic publications -- Licenses.
Copyright licenses.
License agreements -- Australia.
Libraries and electronic publishing -- Australia.
Libraries and electronic publishing.
License agreements.
Copyright -- Electronic information resources -- Australia.
Copyright -- Australia.
Author McDonald, Ian.
Australian Copyright Council, issuing body
LC no. 2004274131
ISSN 0311-2934
ISBN 9781920778026