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Amendment to the Copyright Act and Possibilities for New Services of Libraries in Digital Environment

Author

Vít Richter, National Library of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic

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Abstract

Amendment to the Copyright Act No. 121/2000 from March 2017 opens up the possibility of closing collective license agreements to make accessible digital documents protected by copyrihgt. In the future, there will be possible to close license agreements between the National Library and collective administrators to make accessible out of commerce works through libraries. It mostly includes accessibilty of results of library collections digitization.

Author's professional CV

Director of the Librarianship Institute of the National Library of the Czech Republic, Chairman of the Central Library Council, executive secretary of the Association of Librarians and Information Professionals.


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