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Digital Single Market Directive - the European Parliament lays a Curate’s Egg

Digital Single Market Directive - the European Parliament lays a Curate’s Egg

13 September 2018
PRESS RELEASE: Yesterday, after two years deliberation, the European Parliament voted on its amendments to the draft Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market. Read more >
EBLIDA Newsletter July-August 2018

EBLIDA Newsletter July-August 2018

12 July 2018
This double issue of the newsletter covers the months of July and August. Enjoy reading! Read more >
Shambolic JURI Committee vote on Copyright

Shambolic JURI Committee vote on Copyright

22 June 2018
As a major advocate of the library and information sector, while EBLIDA welcomes the encouraging outcomes on some of the Articles, the overall result of the JURI’s deliberations is actually rather lacklustre and in places rather negative for libraries, education and research. Read more >
EBLIDA Newsletter June 2018

EBLIDA Newsletter June 2018

14 June 2018
President’s Editorial; Copyright reform – final countdown; #SaveYourInternet; EBLIDA-NAPLE Conference Report.... and more. Read more >
Save Your Internet

Save Your Internet

12 June 2018
With Article 13 the internet culture that has emerged in recent years – a culture that enables connections and democratises information – will become bureaucratic and restrictive. Read more >