Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Managing Digital Rights: A Practitioner's Guide

Managing Digital Rights: A Practitioner's Guide (Hardback)

£49.95
Unavailable. No reason given.
Unavailable

Synopsis

Information professionals are becoming increasingly reliant on content in digital form such as databases, news feeds, e-books, electronic reference materials or e-journals; or they may wish to digitize content that they hold in hard copy format. Rather than relying exclusively on copyright law to protect their content, rights owners make use of licences or contractual agreements - and also technology in the shape of digital rights management (DRM) and electronic rights management information systems - to protect and enforce their rights over digital assets. DRM technology is used to control access to digital content and the uses made of it, to obtain payment for it, and to ensure the integrity of the work. The Copyright Directive implemented in the UK through the Copyright and Related Rights Regulations 2003 gave legal protection to rights holders using such systems. This book is a practical guide to the use of digital content. It deals with the question of how electronic information can be used legitimately, and suggests practical ways in which copyright clearance can be obtained whilst keeping the administration to a manageable level.

This book is essential for all practitioners working in library and information centres, archives and museums needing to know how to go about digitizing their collections and to understand the complexities of DRM. It is also of great value to publishers managing contracts, assignments and licences, and to students of information and media studies.

Computing & ITComputer programming / software developmentReference & ResearchLibrary & information sciences Publisher: Facet Publishing Publication Date: 01/02/2005 ISBN-13: 9781856045445  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Unavailable. No reason given.  

The editor Paul Pedley MA MLib FCLIP is Head of Research at the Economist Intelligence Unit. He is a member of the Libraries and Archives Copyright Alliance, and is on the strategic advisory board of the JISC Legal Information Service. Paul regularly runs training courses on copyright, data protection and freedom of information, as well as on internet topics such as the invisible web, and business information. The contributors Sandy Norman freelance copyright consultant; Helen Pickering HERON; Linda Purdy Sheffield Hallam University; Ian Watson Newsquest Media Group.

More books by Paul Pedley

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Practical Contiki-NG: Programming for...
(Paperback)
Agus Kurniawan
 
 
£19.99
 
Better Code: Goals for Software...
(Paperback)
Sean Parent
 
 
£28.79
 
Practical Implementation of Error...
(Hardback)
Reed-Muller; Alexander Kravtchenko
 
 
£68.95
 
A Programmer's Guide to Java SE 8...
(Paperback)
Khalid A. Mughal
 
 
£32.99
 
Latest Blog
Jealousy, Rivalry, Insecurity, Frustration... Non Pratt Explores the World of Female Teenage Friendships
16/01/2018

Non explores friendship in YA novels and especially those that depict the imperfect middle ground.

#FoylesFive: Pre-orders
15/01/2018

Matt from our Web Team jumps into the future and brings back some reading recommends for 2018.

Emily Koch Introduces Some of Fiction's Most Memorable Narrators
10/01/2018

Exclusively for Foyles, Emily introduces some of her favourite and most memorable first person narrators.

View all Blog Entries
Twitter
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd