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About the Copyright Community

Through the copyright community, we help each other meet the copyright challenges that we all experience in the process of making our digital collections available online for reuse.

We are a group of professionals from different sectors interested in copyright and cultural heritage. We exchange best practice and relevant news, and use the expertise in the group to produce guidance for professionals in the sector. 

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Articles in 2019

Throughout 2019 we're highlighting articles each month we think you'll find interesting.

Insights from the Europeana Copyright Community survey

The Copyright Community of the Europeana Network Association was recently surveyed to help gain a greater understanding of the key challenges professionals face around copyright and invite possible solutions. In this post we hear about the results of the survey and explore some of the ideas the Copyright Community will be focusing on in their upcoming work plan. 

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Seven years and still going - how we're improving the accuracy of rights statements in Europeana data

Seven years and still going - how we're improving the accuracy of rights statements in Europeana data

Julia Fallon, Europeana Foundation’s Senior Policy Adviser, talks about what we’ve learned in the past seven years and how we’re bringing this into our work throughout 2019.

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Insights from the Europeana Copyright Community survey

The Copyright Community of the Europeana Network Association was recently surveyed to help gain a greater understanding of the key challenges professionals face around copyright and invite possible solutions. In this post we hear about the results of the survey and explore some of the ideas the Copyright Community will be focusing on in their upcoming work plan. 

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The EU copyright reform

Keep up to date on our advocacy work towards achieving better EU copyright rules

Copyright advocacy update: Future access to cultural heritage, geoblocking  or a Digital Single Market?

The 'time and tide' map of the Atlantic charter / [cartography] London Geographical Institute - The London Geographical Institute, London

VU University Amsterdam Library

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Copyright advocacy update: Future access to cultural heritage, geoblocking or a Digital Single Market?

Europeana Board Member Paul Keller reacts to a newly proposed article by the European Council that goes against the idea of Digital Single Market.

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Position on the Commission’s proposal for a Directive on copyright in the Digital Single Market COM(2016) 593

Map from "Frost and Fire. Natural engines, tool-marks and chips. With sketches taken at home and abroad. - By a Traveller, British Library

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Position on the Commission’s proposal for a Directive on copyright in the Digital Single Market COM(2016) 593

Europeana advocates for copyright reform on behalf of its 3,700 contributing partners and the members of the Europeana Network …

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Public Domain Charter

Read the Charter

Meet the Steering Group

Meet Karin Glasemann, Community Chair and the members and manager of the steering group

From the Copyright Community

Sharing best practices, news and case studies from around the community

Building a global standard for expressing rights information in the cultural heritage sector

Read more about RightsStatements.org consortium

Europeana Copyright Resources

Looking for information about how we work and what resources we provide? Find it here.

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