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Google Books lawsuit settled

The blogosphere is a buzz this morning with news of the settlement between Google and the Authors Guild. Below are just a few good posts to get you started.

Jessamyn West posts links to the various vested parties announcements/info about the settlements.

David Weinberger translates legal speak into a brief, easy to understand explanation.

Paul Courant, the University Librarian at the University of Michigan, has an insightful post: From the Universal Library to the Universal Bookstore.

Dan Cohen at the Center for History and New Media blogs: First Impressions of the Google Books Settlement.


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