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Published: 21 March 2013

200 Pages


ISBN: 9780199664559

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Copyright and Mass Digitization

Maurizio Borghi and Stavroula Karapapa

  • The first work to propose new solutions for how to regulate the use of works through developing a regulatory framework for the lawful use of works in the mass digital age
  • Assesses comprehensively and systematically the collision of traditional copyright principles with the emergence of new technologies
  • Considers the important question of whether copyright law needs to be redefined
  • Considers the legitimacy of activities underlying mass digitization in the context of projects such as Google Books, the Internet Archive, and Europeana, looking at both European and US law

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