Marco Caspers

Deliverable on Regulations and Policies on FutureTDM

In my earlier blog post, I announced that FutureTDM is mapping the legal barriers to TDM in Europe, for which we conducted a questionnaire...
Projekt: Polska Foundation

Campus Warsaw – 21 June, Poland

On Tuesday 21 June we held our Knowledge Café in Warsaw. The aim was to meet content mining stakeholders in Poland and chat with...
SYNYO

The Potential Impacts of FutureTDM

FutureTDM aims to address two major issues that hinder the uptake of TDM at a European wide level: a) the rather limiting legal framework...

An open-access publisher perspective on Text and Data Mining

Interview with Frederick Fenter, Executive Editor (Frontiers Media SA) On 11 January 2017, one day before the European Parliament Legal Affairs Committee began debating...
Marco Caspers

Neighbouring Rights, Publishers, and a TDM Exception

Until now, the copyright reform process initiated by the European Commission had brought some hope for text and data mining (TDM) researchers, when it...
OpenMinteD

FutureTDM and OpenMinTeD organise TDM workshop for research libraries

Many university and national libraries are exploring the best way to support researchers with text and data mining.  That’s why on July 5th 2017,...
Hege van Dijke

A Flavour of What’s to Come: FutureTDM Workshop at DISH

FutureTDM at DISH – Listening to the Cultural Heritage SectorThe Future is all Mine!On 7 December 2015, the text and data mining projects FutureTDM and...
Marco Caspers

The Commission’s proposed TDM exception: Who’s to benefit?

This blog post was originally published on the Kluwer Copyright Blog on September 15, 2016.Recently, the Commission published a draft of the Commission’s impact assessment “on the modernisation...
OpenMinteD

Text and data mining in history

Joris van Eijnatten is professor of cultural history at Utrecht University, The Netherlands. He has a fascination for numbers that not many historians have....
Marco Caspers

CULT’s opinion on the TDM exception

On 6 February 2017, the Committee on Culture and Education (hereafter: CULT) published its draft opinion on the recently proposed directive on copyright in the Digital...