[OLPC library] Ebooks, publishers, copyright and open licences
s.boutayeb at free.fr
Thu Jul 1 06:06:15 EDT 2010
Here's an interesting reflexion from an Indian publisher (Pratham Books)
on issues related to "Copyright, Dissemination and Independent
For the record, Pratham Books made available his catalogue to OLPC
deployments in Nepal and Rwanda.
This is a contribution to the discussion about the challenges for book
publishers of the open licences, especially on the background of the
ebooks projects that are emerging actually.
This is an important issue for those of us who consider partnering with
traditional book publishers on ebook projects as it is the case, for
exemple at OLPC France.
For more information about our reflexions and projects on the ebooks and
contents front, see:
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