Nov 14
1:05 PM

Google Wins Dismissal in Google Books Lawsuit

U.S. District Court rules that Google’s use of copyrighted materials constitutes fair use, calling the digitization transformative. An appeal is expected, but the decision is already being lauded as a huge win for libraries and researchers.

Here’s more from the Washington Post blog The Switch:

Google Books ruling is a huge victory for online innovation

(Photo by Joe Shlabotnik)

Read the opinion here. [JML]

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