The Google Book Search Project: Is Online Indexing a Fair Use Under Copyright Law?

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This report provides background on the pending litigation. Google, Inc. is digitally scanning the collections of several prominent libraries in order to create a vast searchable database of literary works. Copyright holders who have not authorized and object to the digitization have filed suit against the company.

Creator(s): Jeweler, Robin
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: December 28, 2005
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Jeweler, Robin

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: December 28, 2005
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Description:

This report provides background on the pending litigation. Google, Inc. is digitally scanning the collections of several prominent libraries in order to create a vast searchable database of literary works. Copyright holders who have not authorized and object to the digitization have filed suit against the company.

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6 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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