Economies of the Commons

11 April 2008 A two day international working conference to explore the new forms of digital knowledge and cultural commons created around the internet.

Knowledgeland investigates VoD-market

17 March 2008 The desire to research AV-heritage options on the VoD-market instigated this quick scan. With this quick scan Knowledgeland would like to indicate the leading trends. The VoD market is expanding. The film industry is following the music industry with a trend of vertical integration of the value chain. In the battle of getting the consumers’ attention, content suppliers are seeking possibilities to supply directly to the consumer.

Open Culture Data

Attribution Share Alike - Beelden voor de toekomst It is a network of cultural professionals, developers, designers, copyright specialists and open data experts, which makes cultural data open and encourages the development of valuable cultural a (...)

More than 140,000 images for open data app competition

 - Beelden voor de toekomst On 16 June, the Nationaal Archief (NA) presented a collection of over 140 thousand images during a hackathon organised by Hack de Overheid (Hack the Government – a Dutch open data initiative). Th (...)

Digitisation audiovisual materials heritage Institutions: Models for licenses and compensations

With this research report the Images for the Future consortium stresses the need to adopt the existing copyright framework applicable to mass digitisation projects in the Netherlands.

Economies of the Commons 2: Paying the Costs of Making Things Free

International conference, seminar and public evening programs. Conference report by Lotte Belice Baltussen and Wietske van den Heuvel.