eBook Content Licensing, 1st Edition

  • Michael Upshall
  • Published By: Chandos Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1780632142
  • ISBN-13: 9781780632148
  • DDC: 025.12
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 258 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009
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Content Licensing is a wide-ranging and comprehensive guide to providing content for dissemination electronically. It outlines a step-by-step introduction to the why, how, and frequently asked questions of digital content and how to license it. In addition, it examines the context in which licensing takes place. What makes the book unique is that it examines licensing from a range of perspectives.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Chandos Publishing Series.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Figures and Tables.
About the Author.
1: Brief History of Content Licensing.
2: The Licensing Process, from Start to Finish.
3: Media for Licensing.
4: Business Models for Content Licensing.
5: Converting, Hosting and Access Management.
6: Aggregators in Detail.
7: How Content is Searched for and (Hopefully) Retrieved.
8: Copyright, Royalties and Contracts.
9: Under the Hood: The Technology of Licensing.
10: Developments in Content Licensing: Recommendations.
Further Reading.