What's the Future of Books? A Discussion Panel Tonight
The Google Books settlement has become a hot issue at the intersection of intellectual property law, libraries, and electronic publishing. Join the conversation or get up to speed on the future of publishing tonight with what is guaranteed to be an interesting panel at the Commonwealth Club's "Future of Books" event (595 Market Street, 2nd floor, 5:30p check-in, talk at 6). The panel lineup features Berkeley professor and intellectual property law powerhouse Pamela Samuelson; Dan Clancy, engineering director at Google; and Brewster Kahle, co-founder of Archive.org. David Hellman, Associate Librarian at SFSU, will moderate. Tickets are $18 for non-members and $7 for students.