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Digital copyright

Digital copyright

Pedley, Paul

Digital copyright is a developing area, and is a potential minefield for information professionals. This book examines how digital content is treated differently from hard-copy material. It includes a chapter that takes a look at Digital Rights Management (DRM). It also offers a section on copyright clearance for digital content

Paperback, Book. English.
2nd ed.
Published London: Facet, 2007
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Available: Newton Park

  • Newton Park – One available in Main Collection 346.0482/PED

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Statement of responsibility: Paul Pedley
ISBN: 1856046087, 9781856046084
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Previous ed.: published as an e-book. 2005.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: xxvi, 154 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subject: Copyright Electronic information resources Great Britain.; Copyright; Electronic information; Copyright and electronic data processing Great Britain.


  1. *
  2. database right* the application of copyright to websites and intranets* the use of screenshots in presentations*
  3. hyperlinking and deep linking*
  4. how the copyright exceptions apply to digital content*
  5. licences, contracts, or a set of terms and conditions*
  6. the interface between copyright law and contract law*
  7. model licence agreements*
  8. The Copyright and Related Rights Regulations 2003: including the newoffences, particularly relating to the removal or alteration of rightsmanagement information; and the question of circumventing technicalprotection measures such as DRM systems*
  9. digital signatures*
  10. relevant legal cases*
  11. further reading.