Opening Access to Knowledge

The importance of open access to online information is encapsulated and championed through the work of both Qatar National Library (QNL), and QScience.com, the online academic publishing platform of Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation (BQF).

Copyright and the Fast-Changing Digital World

The often-opposing forces at play between the principle of access to information and copyright laws, the fast-changing digital world, and the growth of open access research journals were some of the issues international librarians got to grips with at a Copyright Symposium.