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Free your Orphans!

Struggling with copyright?  You’re not alone.

Archives in the UK contain millions of “orphans”.  These works are in copyright but the rights holder(s) are unknown or untraceable so we cannot get permission to use the works.  253 more words


Manuscriptorium, a digital library for manuscript resources and virtual research

Manuscriptorium is a freely accessible digital library which enables ready access to concentrated information on historical resources via sophisticated search tools. The aim is creating a virtual research environment providing access to all existing digital documents in the sphere of historic book resources ( 134 more words


An age of lawyers and literature

The power of words seduces every honest writer to do his or her very best to write in a unique way to convey what you want to say and to add to the expressive qualities of language and literature. 2,218 more words

Legal History

Blundering Around

Most of my job is learning how to do something very quickly, and then doing it. Some of my job is remembering how I did something last time, and then writing it down so I don’t have to think about it again later. 303 more words


Witty Pun Goes Here

The components of said pun should be “archives/archivists” and “root.” Left to the reader as an exercise.

My contention is simple: information professionals should have, and know how to use, administrative privileges on their machines. 598 more words


Images and the road to the French Revolution

After all attention given to texts from and concerning the French Revolution it is now time to turn to resources for digitized images from the eighteenth century. 1,374 more words

Legal History

Saturday Mirror-3: Special Lecture by Dr. Francis Jayakanth

ಈ ಟಿಪ್ಪಣಿಯ ಕನ್ನಡ ಆವೃತ್ತಿಯು ಇಂಗ್ಲಿಶ್ ಆವೃತ್ತಿಯ ನಂತರ ಲಭ್ಯವಿದೆ.

“The use of intellectual output by most countries of the world including India is miniscule.” said Dr. Francis Jayakanth… 315 more words