ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA - SEPTEMBER 16, 2015: Tatiana Tychina from scanning department of Presidential library performs digitization of books of St. Petersburg State University's scientific library (Photo: Lilyana Vynogradova/Shutterstock) A Supreme Court order issued today closes the book on (or perhaps merely ends this chapter of) more than a decade of legal warfare between Google and the Authors Guild over the legality of the former’s scanning without permission of millions of copyrighted books. And the final word is: it’s fair use. Read More

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