LCA Members Join Other Non-Profits in Golan v. Holder Amicus Brief

On June 21, 2011, the Association of Research Libraries (ARL), the American Library Association (ALA), and the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) joined the Internet Archive, the Wikimedia Foundation, and the University of Michigan Library in Ann Arbor in an amicus brief, arguing that Amici share a concern that the effects of Section 514 of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act, 17 U.S.C. ยง 104A (which restored copyright protection for certain foreigh works that had previously been in the public domain) poses a significant threat to the ability of libraries and digital repositories to promote access to knowledge.

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