Presentation on theme: "David Dawson Senior ICT Adviser MLA and IPR: some recent developments."— Presentation transcript:
David Dawson Senior ICT Adviser MLA and IPR: some recent developments
MLA national development agency for museums, libraries and archives advising government on policy and priorities for the sector. provide strategic leadership act as a powerful advocate develop capacity promote innovation and change.
Agenda 3 everyday issues … and one for the future
An illegal act
The legal situation copyright rests with the creator for 70 years after their death has social and community value, not economic value need also to recognise the economic value of some works
A possible solution … blanket licencing agreement draft has been developed for negotiation with a copyright collecting society would allow non-commercial, educational use images to be made available on a website at low resolution any commercial use subject to separate agreement rights-holder to be compensated if they come forward