Advocacy and Public Policy Committee News Alerts v. 5 n. 3, March 2019
Advocacy & Public Policy Committee News A
Art, Activism, & Social Justice
- Jhala, Kabir. “Out of Time? London’s Recent Queer Past Comes under the Spotlight at the Whitechapel Gallery.” The Art Newspaper, April 2, 2019.
- Loos, Ted. “Looking Beyond the Fashion Binary.” The New York Times, March 15, 2019.
- Lufkin, Martha. “Protesters, Influencers and AI: What Museums Need to Think about Today.” The Art Newspaper, March 26, 2019.
- Movis, Lisa. “Stars Art Group, China’s Artistic Freedom Fighters, Celebrate 40th Anniversary.” The Art Newspaper, March 29, 2019.
- Ruiz, Christina. “Sackler Trust Charity in UK Suspends All New Gifts.” The Art Newspaper, March 25, 2019.
- Stack, Liam. “Guggenheim Museum Says It Won’t Accept Gifts From Sackler Family.” The New York Times, April 2, 2019.
- Stapley-Brown, Victoria. “She Persisted: DC’s National Portrait Gallery Looks at the History of the Women’s Vote.” The Art Newspaper, March 29, 2019.
- Yackley, Ayla Jean. “Erdogan Says Museum and Former Cathedral Hagia Sophia Will Become a Mosque Again.” The Art Newspaper, March 29, 2019.
Copyright, Fair Dealing, & Fair Use
- Charlton, Genevieve E. and Phillip A. Jones. "U.S. Supreme Court Rulings Impact Two Critical Copyright Issues: Application Not Sufficient To Bring A Claim And Meaning Of ‘Full Costs’ To A Prevailing Party." The National Law Review, March 12, 2019.
- Doctorow, Cory. "The European Copyright Directive: What Is It, and Why Has It Drawn More Controversy Than Any Other Directive In EU History?" Electronic Frontier Foundation, March 19, 2019.
- Thuronyi, George. "Complete Copyright Card Catalog Images Online." U.S. Copyright Office Blog. March 8, 2019.
- U.S. Copyright Office. "Copyright Office Institutes New Group Registration Procedure for Unpublished Works" U.S. Copyright Office NewsNet. Issue No. 752, March 11, 2019.
- Albanese, Andrew. "In FY2020 Budget Proposal, Trump Renews Bid to End Federal Library Funding." Publishers Weekly, March 11, 2019.
- American Alliance of Museums. "Act Now: Urge Your Senators to Support the Office of Museum Services." American Alliance of Museums, April 1, 2019.
- Americans for the Arts. "Americans for the Arts Issues Statement in Response to Trump Administration's Proposed FY2020 Budget." Americans for the Arts, March 18, 2019.
- Masnick, Mike. "Getty Images Sued Yet Again For Trying To License Public Domain Images." TechDirt, April 1, 2019.
- Merkley, Ryan. "Big Flickr Announcement: All CC-licensed images will be protected." Creative Commons, March 8, 2019.
Intellectual Freedom/Access to Information
- Feit, Noah. "Long Time Manager Out at SC Library that Hosted Drag Queen Story Hour," Charlotte Observer, March 25, 2019.
- Feser, Ken. "Library Chat: Thankfully, We Have Full Freedom to Read." Medicine Hat News, March 1, 2019.
- Fung, Brian. "Net Neutrality is Back in Play as Democratic Lawmakers Announce a Bill. Here’s What to Expect." Washington Post, March 6, 2019.
- Lawrence, Kerri. "National Archives Celebrates Open Government During Sunshine Week." National Archives News, March 12, 2019.
- McCarthy, Ciara. "Library Lovers Tell City Hall: Shhhhhhhh." Ground Truth Project, March 8, 2019.
- Brainard, Jeffrey. “A Report about Plan S’s Potential Effects on Journals Marks a Busy Week for the Open-Access Movement.” Science, March 6, 2019.
- Kwon, Diana. “As Elsevier Falters, Wiley Succeeds in Open-Access Deal Making.” The Scientist Magazine, March 26, 2019.
- “New Open Textbook Pilot Grantees Gear Up For Next Steps.” SPARC - News, March 14, 2019.
- Salzberg, Steven. “Highly Profitable Medical Journal Says Open Access Publishing Has Failed. Right.” Forbes, April 1, 2019.
- Byrne, Ciara. "Trading Privacy for Survival Is Another Tax on the Poor." Fast Company, March 18, 2019.
- Calter, Mimi. "Protecting Patron Privacy in Digital Resources." The Scholarly Kitchen, March 13, 2019.
- Chatterjee, Sujoy. "How Your Neighborhood Library Protects Your Privacy." IAPP, March 26, 2019.
- Klonick, Kate. "A 'Creepy' Assignment: Pay Attention to What Strangers Reveal in Public." The New York Times, March 8, 2019.
- Melendez, Steven, and Alex Pasternack. "Here Are the Data Brokers Quietly Buying and Selling Your Personal Information." Fast Company, March 2, 2019.
- Douglas, E. Kyle. "Block Chain Report." Records Express: Blog of the Chief Records Officer of the U.S. Government, February 25, 2019.
- Marcotte, Alison. "Library Tech Leaders Recommend Their Favorite Tips and Tools." American Libraries, March 1, 2019.
- Singh-Kurtz, Sangeeta. "A Robot-Filled, Architectural Marvel in North Carolina is the Library of the Future." Quartz, March 27, 2019.
- Stockton, Jill. "University Libraries Using Virtual Reality Technology to Preserve the Past." Nevada Today, March 28, 2019.
- Arnett, Kristen. "It’s Time We Talk About Librarians and Money." Literary Hub, March 6, 2019.
- DeCaro, Sara. "Steering Share: The Spousal Subsidy: Gender and Low Wages in the Archives Profession." Issues & Advocacy Section of the Society of American Archivists, March 15, 2019.
- Lambert, Mark. "Poor Pay in Archives: How Our National Organizations Are Failing Us." Society of Southwestern Archivists, March 5, 2019.
- NCPH Professional Development Committee, and NCPH New Professional and Graduate Student Committee. "Best Practices in Public History: Job Postings," March 2019. [PDF]
- Steinhauer, Jillian. "Art World Inequities Spark Labour Campaign by Museum Workers." The Art Newspaper, March 8, 2019.
This issue was compiled by Caley Cannon, Serenity Ibsen, Karly Wildenhaus, Lynora Williams, and Michael Wirtz.