One could say it is an all intellectual property edition of DLTJ Thursday Threads. How could one miss the outpouring of opposition to SOPA/PROTECT-IP? If that was an overwhelming story you might have missed the introduction of the Research Works Act that could end the open access mandates now at the National Institutes of Health and coming elsewhere. And because we need some good news, Internet2 announced a new electronic textbook pilot that could be really interesting.
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Thursday Threads: SOPA, PROTECT-IP, Research Works Act, and Broad E-Textbook Pilot. Read the full post (1220 words, 4:53 minutes estimated reading time)