Intellectual Property

Clinic Submitted Reply Comments to U.S. Copyright Office on behalf of Internet Archive regarding Orphan Works

Type: Comments
Year: 2005

The Clinic submitted reply comments to the Copyright Office on behalf of the Internet Archive. The reply comments elaborated on The Archive’s experience with digital preservation of, and access, to various works as well as its proposed partial solution to the Orphan Works process. The reply comments also discussed some of the many comments that related similar experiences with, and proposals for, digital preservation and access. The Center for the Study of the Public Domain at Duke University Law School and the DigiBarn Computer Museum have endorsed the Internet Archive's proposal for a safe harbor for archives and libraries that engage in digital preservation and access subject to appropriate procedures designed to protect copyright holders' rights.

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