Monthly Archives: December 2017

CREATe Sponsors Icepops Copyright Education Conference

An exciting new copyright education conference is taking place at the University of Liverpool on 3rd April 2018, with sponsorship from CREATe. Icepops is the International Copyright-Literacy Event with Playful Opportunities for Practitioners and Scholars. The call for contributions is open until Monday 8th January and booking for … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: Crowdsourcing Orphan Works Clearance through EnDOW

Kris Erickson discusses orphan works and the EnDOW project for the Research Blog Series . Project: EnDOW: ‘Enhancing access to 20th Century cultural heritage through Distributed Orphan Works clearance’ Investigators: Lead Investigator: Professor Maurizio Borghi, Bournemouth University (Director of Centre for Intellectual Property … Continue reading

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CREATe included in University of Glasgow Research Beacons

CREATe has been included in The University of Glasgow’s Research Beacons — six cross-disciplinary areas of research excellence that have attracted major external investment. The aim of these themed areas of research is to raise the profile of the institution with … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: ISHTIP 2018

ISHTIP (the International Society for the History and Theory of Intellectual Property) is inviting papers for its 10th Annual Workshop. The Workshop on Intellectual Property and Heritage will be held at the University of Roma Tre on 4-6 July 2018. 2018 … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: Digitising the Edwin Morgan Scrapbooks

Continuing the Research Blog Series, Kerry Patterson presents a project that explores the issue of Orphan Works using the case study of the Edwin Morgan Scrapbooks. Project: Digitising the Edwin Morgan Scrapbooks Investigators: PI – Ronan Deazley (now Queen’s University Belfast), Co-I – … Continue reading

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Bently and Kretschmer present Study in the European Parliament on proposed press publishers right

CREATe’s Director Prof. Martin Kretschmer presents today at the European Parliament (December 7) a Study on the proposed press publishers right (and also on 3 articles that are designed to improve the position of authors). To be live streamed, Kretschmer’s … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: Copyright and Risk

Victoria Stobo reviews her work on copyright and risk relating to a mass digitisation project at the Wellcome Library, for the Research Blog Series. Project: Copyright and Risk: Scoping the Wellcome Digital Library Investigators: Prof. Ronan Deazley (now Queen’s University, Belfast), Dr. … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: Surrogate IP Rights in the Cultural Sector 

Continuing our Research Blog Series, Andrea Wallace reports on her work exploring the effects of copyright claims on artworks in the public domain. Project: Surrogate IP Rights in the Cultural Sector  (Part of New Business Models for Cultural Institutions) Investigator: Andrea Wallace … Continue reading

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Research Blog Series: Archives, Digitisation & Copyright

Kicking off the 2nd theme in our Research Blog Series – GLAM Sector and Openness – Victoria Stobo discusses her PhD research at the University of Glasgow Project: Archives, Digitisation, and Copyright (PhD Study) Investigators: Prof. Ronan Deazley (now Queen’s University, Belfast), Prof. Martin … Continue reading

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Licensing Dataset Workshop Report: Choose the Right Rights, Use the Data Right

Sheona Burrow reports on an all-day workshop on licensing research datasets, held jointly by the University of Glasgow Research Information Management Services Team, Jisc and CREATe on Thursday 2nd November. The purpose of the workshop was to draw out issues around licencing of … Continue reading

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