Free Culture and the Digital Library Symposium Proceedings 2005: Proceedings of a Symposium held on October 14, 2005 at Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia.

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Martin Halbert, Dean of University Libraries (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: Outlines the themes and contributions of the Free Culture and the Digital Library Symposium.The article provides a summary of the conflict of interests between those who seek to preserve ashared commons of information for society and those who seek to commodify information. Iintroduce a theoretical framework called Transmediation to help explain the changes in mediathat society is currently experiencing.

Additional Information

Publication
MetaScholar Initiative, Atlanta, GA, 2005. ISBN: 0977299406
Language: English
Date: 2005
Keywords
freedom of information, digital libraries, intellectual property, copyright

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