July 07, 2003

Universal Free Online Library

Slashdot talks about Project Gutenberg's 32nd Birthday: the universal free online library of humanity in embryo.

Posted by DeLong at July 7, 2003 09:57 AM | TrackBack


Too bad the Sonny Bono Copyright Term Extension Act ensures that the vast majority of mankind's intellectual patrimony shall continue to languish in obscurity indefinitely. "Eldred v. Ashcroft" was one vote the Supreme Court certainly got wrong.

Posted by: Abiola Lapite on July 7, 2003 11:24 AM

I expect that some of them were rational economic actors when making that decision.

Posted by: Ian Welsh on July 7, 2003 07:55 PM
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