Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography
5.2 Legal Issues: License Agreements

Allen, Barbara McFadden. "Negotiating Digital Information System Licenses without Losing Your Shirt or Your Soul." Journal of Library Administration 24, no. 4 (1997): 15-26.

Balkwill, Richard. "Digital Licensing—A Role for the Publishers Licensing Society." Learned Publishing 11, no. 2 (1998): 119-122.

Best, Rickey D. "Is the 'Big Deal' Dead?" The Serials Librarian 57, no. 4 (2009): 353-363.

Bide, Mark, Rajveen Dhiensa, Hugh Look, Charles Oppenheim, and Steve Probets. "Requirements for a Registry of Electronic Licences." The Electronic Library 27, no. 1 (2009): 43-57.

Bide, Mark, Charles Oppenheim, and Anne Ramsden. "Some Proposals regarding Copyright Clearance and Digitisation in Higher Education." Journal of Information Science 23, no. 6 (1997): 393-405.

Bley, Robert, and Ross MacIntyre. "NESLI—The National Electronic Site License Initiative." Vine, no. 110 (1998): 34-37.

Blosser, John. "Vendors and Licenses: Adding Value for Customers." The Serials Librarian 38, no. 1/2 (2000): 143-146.

Borin, Jacqueline. "Site License Initiatives in the United Kingdom: The PSLI and NESLI Experience." Information Technology and Libraries 19 (March 2000): 42-46.

Brennan, Patricia, Karen Hersey, and Georgia Harper. Licensing Electronic Resources: Strategic and Practical Considerations for Signing Electronic Information Delivery Agreements. Washington, DC: Association of Research Libraries, 1997.

Buchanan, Nancy L. "Navigating the Electronic River: Electronic Product Licensing and Contracts." The Serials Librarian 30, no. 3/4 (1997): 171-182.

Butina, Ingbritt. "Electronic Journals—The Danish Model." Serials 15, no. 3 (2002): 245-249.

Carlson, Amy, and Barbara M. Pope. "The 'Big Deal': A Survey of How Libraries Are Responding and What the Alternatives Are." The Serials Librarian 57, no. 4 (2009): 380-398.

Carpenter, Todd A. "ONIX for Publications Licenses: Getting an Electronic Grip on License Information." The Serials Librarian 58, no. 1-4 (2010): 79-86.

Carter, Penny. "Site Licence Concept: A View of the UK Pilot Site Licence Initiative." Learned Publishing 10, no. 4 (1997): 319-322.

Case, Mary M. "Library Associations Endorse Principles for Licensing Electronic Resources." ARL: A Bimonthly Newsletter of Research Library Issues and Actions, no. 194 (1997): 1-3.

Cave, Francis, Brian Green, and David Martin. "ONIX for Licensing Terms: Standards for the Electronic Communication of Usage Terms." Ariadne, no. 50 (2007).

Chamberlain, Clinton K. "Breaking the Bottleneck: Using SERU to Facilitate the Acquisition of Electronic Resources." College & Research Libraries News 69, no. 11 (2008): 700-702.

Chang, Sheau-Hwang. "The DLF Electronic Resource Management Initiative." OCLC Systems & Services 19, no. 2 (2003): 45-47.

Christou, Corilee, and Gail Dykstra. "Through a 'Content Looking Glass'—Another Way of Looking at Library Licensing of Electronic Content." Against the Grain 14, no. 5 (2002): 18, 20, 22.

Clarke, Roger. "A Proposal for an Open Content Licence for Research Paper (Pr)ePrints." First Monday 10, no. 8 (2005).

Cleary, Colleen. "Why the 'Big Deal' Continues to Persist." The Serials Librarian 57, no. 4 (2009): 364-379.

Cole, Louise. "The E-deal: Keeping Up to Date and Allowing Access to the End User." The Serials Librarian 57, no. 4 (2009): 399-409.

Costello, Diane. "The Role of CAUL (Council of Australian Libraries) in Consortial Purchasing." Journal of Library Administration 35, no. 1/2 (2001): 175-179.

Cox, John. "Licensing Serials." Serials 14 (July 2001): 139-142.

———. "Model Generic Licenses: Cooperation and Competition." Serials Review 26, no. 1 (2000): 3-9.

———. "Standard Licences: Simplifying the Acquisitions Process." Serials 13 (July 2000): 78-82.

Crawford, Amy R. "Licensing and Negotiations for Electronic Content." Resource Sharing & Information Networks 19, no. 1/2 (2008): 15-38

Crews, Kenneth D. "Licensing for Information Resources: Creative Contracts and the Library Mission." In Virtually Yours: Models for Managing Electronic Resources and Services, ed. Peggy Johnson and Bonnie MacEwan, 98-110. Chicago: American Library Association, 1999.

Davis, Philip M. "Fair Publisher Pricing, Confidentiality Clauses and a Proposal to Even the Economic Playing Field." D-Lib Magazine 10, no. 2 (2004).

Davis, Trisha L. "Legal Issues: The Negotiator's Perspective for Getting to the Heart of the License." In Virtually Yours: Models for Managing Electronic Resources and Services, ed. Peggy Johnson and Bonnie MacEwan, 118-126. Chicago: American Library Association, 1999.

———. "License Agreements in Lieu of Copyright: Are We Signing Away Our Rights?" Library Acquisitions: Practice & Theory 21, no. 1 (1997): 19-28.

deBruijn, Deb. "The Canadian National Site Licensing Project." Journal of Library Administration 35, no. 1/2 (2001): 187-193.

Desmarais, Norman. "Chaos—UCITA: A Bad Law Protecting Bad Software." Against the Grain 14 (February 2002): 81-85.

Duranceau, Ellen Finnie. "License Compliance." Serials Review 26, no. 1 (2000): 53-58.

———. "License Tracking." Serials Review 26, no. 3 (2000): 69-73.

———. "Using a Standard License for Individual Electronic Journal Purchases: Results of a Pilot Study in the MIT Libraries." Serials Review 29, no. 4 (2003): 302-304.

———. "Why You Can't Learn License Negotiation in Three Easy Lessons: A Conversation with Georgia Harper, Office of General Counsel, University of Texas." Serials Review 23, no. 3 (1997): 69-71.

Duranceau, Ellen, and Ivy Anderson. "Author-Rights Language in Library Content Licenses." Research Library Issues, no. 263 (2009): 33-37.

Durrant, Fiona. Negotiating Licences for Digital Resources. London: Facet Publishing, 2006.

Eason, Ken. "Evaluation of the National Site License Initiative (NESLI)." Serials 14 (July 2001): 189-193.

Euler, Ellen. "Licences for Open Access to Scientific Publications—A German Perspective." INDICARE Monitor 2, no. 4 (2005).

Failing, Patricia. "Scholars Face Hefty Fees and Elaborate Contracts When They Use Digital Images." The Chronicle of Higher Education, 29 May 1998, B4-B5.

Fox, David, and Vinh-The Lam. "Canadian National Site Licensing Project: Getting Ready for CNSLP at the University of Saskatchewan Library." The Serials Librarian 43, no. 3 (2003): 39-57.

Friedgood, Beverley. "The UK National Electronic Site Licensing Initiative." Serials 11 (March 1998): 37-39.

Garlick, Mia. "Creative Humbug? Bah the Humbug, Let's Get Creative!" INDICARE Monitor 2, no. 5 (2005).

Gerhardt, Paul. "Creative Archive." Ariadne, no. 44 (2005).

Giavarra, Emanuella. "Licensing Digital Resources: How to Avoid the Legal Pitfalls." Serials 13 (July 2000): 111-119.

Green, Brian. "Helping Libraries Manage Digital Rights: Standards for the Electronic Communication of Licensing Terms." INDICARE Monitor 2, no. 7 (2005).

Gregory, Vicki L. "UCITA: What Does It Mean for Libraries?" ONLINE 25 (January/February 2001): 30-34.

Grover, Diane, and Theodore Fons. "The Innovative Electronic Resource Management System: A Development Partnership." Serials Review 30, no. 2 (2004): 110-116.

Guernsey, Lisa. "California State U. Tries to Create a New Way to Buy On-Line Journals." The Chronicle of Higher Education, 22 January 1999, A18-A19.

Hahn, Karla. "Do I Have to Negotiate a License for Every E-resource I Buy? Developing a Best Practice Option." ARL: A Bimonthly Report on Research Library Issues and Actions from ARL, CNI, and SPARC, no. 248 (2006): 11.

———. "SERU (Shared Electronic Resource Understanding)." D-Lib Magazine 13, no. 11/12 (2007).

Harris, Lesley Ellen. Licensing Digital Content: A Practical Guide for Librarians. 2nd ed. Chicago: ALA, 2009.

Harwood, Paul. "NESLI: An Agent for Change or Changing the Agent?" The Electronic Library 18, no. 2 (2000): 121-126.

Horava, Tony. "Access Policies and Licensing Issues in Research Libraries." Collection Building 24, no. 1 (2005): 9-11.

———. "Licensing E-resources for Alumni: Reflections from a Pilot Project." College & Research Libraries News 68, no. 7 (2007): 437-441.

Hormia-Poutanen, Kristiina. "Licensing Electronic Journals in Finland." Serials 14 (July 2001): 129-133.

Iannella, Renato. "Managing Licenses in an Open Access Community." ERCIM News, no. 64 (2006): 21.

Jacobson, Robert L. "Checking the Fine Print on Superhighway Licenses." The Chronicle of Higher Education, 5 July 1996, A15, A19-A20.

Jamtgaard, Laurel. "Licenses and Information Policy: An Update on UCC Article 2B." ARL: A Bimonthly Newsletter of Research Library Issues and Actions, no. 198 (1998): 1-4.

Jewell, Tim, Trisha L. Davis, Diane Grover, and Jill E. Grogg. "Mapping License Language for Electronic Resource Management." The Serials Librarian 52, no. 1/2 (2007): 29-36.

Kaye, Laurie. "Owning and Licensing Content—Key Legal Issues in the Electronic Environment." Journal of Information Science 25, no. 1 (1999): 7-14.

Kohl, David. "Consortial Licensing vs. Tradition: Breaking Up Is Hard to Do." Learned Publishing 16 (January 2003): 47-53.

Lamoureux, Selden Durgom, and James Stemper. "White Paper: Trends in Licensing." Research Library Issues: A Bimonthly Report from ARL, CNI, and SPARC, no. 275 (2011): 19-24.

Lawrence, Eileen. "Licensing: A Publisher's Perspective." The Serials Librarian 38, no. 1/2 (2000): 147-153.

Leffler, Jennifer J., and Heidi A. Zuniga. "Development and Use of License Forms for Libraries with and without Electronic Resource Management Systems." Technical Services Quarterly 27, no. 3 (2010): 279-288.

McGinnis, Suzan D. "Selling Our Collecting Souls: How License Agreements Are Controlling Collection Management." Journal of Library Administration 31, no. 2 (2000): 63-76.

Meera, B. M., and K. T. Anuradha. "Contractual Solutions in Electronic Publishing Industry: A Comparative Study of License Agreements." Webology 2, no. 2 (2005).

Menzel, J., K. Metzner, and E. Pope. "IDEAL and APPEAL: A Model for Consortium Licensing of Electronic Journal Collections." Astrophysics and Space Science 247, no. 1-2 (1997): 241-250.

Morris, Sally. "Copyright and Licensing—The Changing Scene." Learned Publishing 11, no. 3 (1998): 199-204.

Neal, James G. "The Fight against UCITA." Library Journal, 15 September 2000, 36-38.

Needleman, Mark. "The NISO License Expression Working Group." Serials Review 34, no. 2 (2008): 162-163.

Nielsen, Henning P., and Jane Whittall. "Model Licensing. Key Elements and Specific Needs in Electronic Journal Licensing for the Pharmaceutical Industry." Serials 13 (July 2000): 103-109.

Okerson, Ann. "Buy or Lease? Two Models for Scholarly Information at the End (or the Beginning) of an Era." Daedalus 125, no. 4 (1996): 55-76.

———. "Copyright or Contract?" Library Journal, 1 September 1997, 136-139.

———. "The LIBLICENSE Project and How It Grows." D-LIB Magazine 5 (September 1999).

———. "Scholarly Communication and the Licensing of Electronic Publications." In The Impact of Electronic Publishing on the Academic Community: An International Workshop Organized by the Academia Europaea and the Wenner-Gren Foundation, ed. I. Butterworth, 110-118. London: Portland Press, 1998.

———. "What Academic Libraries Need in Electronic Content Licenses: Presentation to the STM Library Relations Committee, STM Annual General Meeting, October 1, 1996." Serials Review 22, no. 4 (1996): 65-69.

Olivieri, Rene. "Publishing Economics: The Site License Effect." Journal of Scholarly Publishing 28 (January 1997): 81-91.

———. "Site Licenses: A New Economic Paradigm." The Serials Librarian 30, no. 3/4 (1997): 183-190.

Peters, Paul Evan. "Making the Market for Networked Information: An Introduction to a Proposed Program for Licensing Electronic Uses." Serials Review 18, no. 1-2 (1992): 19-24.

Phelan, Daniel. "Canadian National Site Licensing Project." Against the Grain 13 (February 2001): 1, 18.

Pike, George H. "The Delicate Dance of Database Licenses, Copyright, and Fair Use." Computers in Libraries 22 (May 2002): 12-14, 63-64.

Prior, Albert. "NESLI—Progress through Collaboration." Learned Publishing 12, no. 1 (1999): 5-9.

Rens, Andrew. "Managing Risk and Opportunity in Creative Commons Enterprises." First Monday 11, no. 6 (2006).

Richards, Rob. "Licensing Agreements: Contracts, the Eclipse of Copyright, and the Promise of Cooperation." The Acquisitions Librarian, no. 26 (2001): 89-107.

Roberts, Michael, Tony Kidd, and Lynn Irvine. "The Impact of the Current E-journal Marketplace on University Library Budget Structures: Some Glasgow Experiences." Library Review 53, no. 9 (2004): 429-434.

Rogers, Sam. "Survey and Analysis of Electronic Journal Licenses for Long-Term Access Provisions in Tertiary New Zealand Academic Libraries." Serials Review 35, no. 1 (2009): 3-15.

Samuelson, Pamela. "Legally Speaking: Does Information Really Want to Be Licensed?" The Journal of Electronic Publishing 4, no. 3 (1999).

Sims, Nancy. "Library Licensing and Criminal Law: The Aaron Swartz Case." College & Research Libraries News 72, no. 9 (2011): 534-537.

Soete, George. "Licensing Electronic Resources: State of the Evolving Art." ARL: A Bimonthly Newsletter of Research Library Issues and Actions, no. 190 (February 1997): 6-7.

Strauch, Bruce, and Adam Chesler. "A Licensing Survival Guide for Librarians." Journal of Electronic Resources in Medical Libraries 6, no. 2 (2009): 123-137.

Tóth, Péter Benjamin. "Creative Humbug. Personal Feelings about the Creative Commons Licenses." INDICARE Monitor 2, no. 4 (2005).

Turner, Rollo. "Agents, Intermediaries, and Journal Licensing." Journal of the Medical Library Association 90 (January 2002): 101-104.

Verhagen, Nol. "The Licensing Battlefield: Consortia as New Middlemen between Publishers, Agents and Libraries-A View from the Continent." Serials: The Journal for the Serials Community 20, no. 2 (2007): 130-133.

Webb, John. "Managing Licensed Networked Electronic Resources in a University Library." Information Technology and Libraries 17 (December 1998): 198-206.

Wiseman, Leanne. "Digital Copying and the Statutory Licences in Australian Universities." Learned Publishing 15, no. 2 (2002): 137-147.

Woodward, Hazel. "NESLI—Gathering Momentum." The Serials Librarian 41, no. 1 (2001): 79-84.

———. "The UK's National Electronic Site Licensing Initiative (NESLI)." Journal of Library Administration 35, no. 1/2 (2001): 181-186.

Wyatt, Anna May. "UCITA's Impact on Library Services." Journal of Library Administration 36, no. 4 (2002): 83-94.

Xenidou-Dervou, Claudine. "Consortial Journal Licensing: Experiences of Greek Academic Libraries." Interlending & Document Supply 29, no. 3 (2001): 120-125.

Yang, Chyan, Hsien-Jyh Liao, and Chung-Chen Chen. "Implementing Digital Copyright on the Internet through an Enhanced Creative Common Licence Protocol." The Electronic Library 27, no. 1 (2009): 20-30.

See also: 5.1 Legal Issues: Digital Copyright and 8.1 Publisher Issues: Digital Rights Management and User Authentication.