Heritage, Copyright and Libraries in Europe

When

26 February 2018

Where

Sofia, Bulgaria

IFLA will be represented by Stephen Wyber, Manager, Policy and Advocacy

Description

As part of the Bulgarian Presidency of the European Union, a seminar in Sofia, Bulgaria on 26 February 2018 will focus on the copyright challenges currently facing libraries across Europe and the world.

This is a critical time for the ongoing reforms, with votes imminent in the key European Parliament Committee, as well as the Council (whcih brings together Member States).

IFLA will be represented by Stephen Wyber, Manager, Policy and Advocacy, who will talk about the contribution that the right copyright laws can make to heritage preservation, and the need for a mimumum set of exceptions and limitations to copyright globally. 

The webpage for the meeting (in Bulgarian) is here.

Seminar, CLM (Committee on Copyright and other Legal Matters), Access to information, Copyright, Copyright Limitations and Exceptions for Libraries & Archives, Europe

Last update: 13 April 2018