NYTimes: Battle Over Access to Online Books [via Brewster]

“What we are really excited about is the potential of the technology to allow greater dissemination of information because getting information into the hands of everybody we can is what we are all about,” said Miriam Nisbet, legislative council for the American Library Association. “What we are concerned about is the dark side, which is trying to lock everything up.”

posted June 17, 2002 12:14 PM (Politics) #


i don’t want to know what the RDF one will be
at least we still have Hack the Planet
CCing LR MP3s
simpler than HTML m172n
today’s featured superhero: Carl Malamud
Librarians Join Fight Against Copyright Terrorism
AudioGalaxy R.I.P.
do the Archive!
Do you trust Microsoft’s Trusted Computing Platform?
David Sifry is Online
[more|less] annoying than an NPR Pledge Drives

Aaron Swartz (me@aaronsw.com)