Stephen Downes

Knowledge, Learning, Community

Distributed Digital Rights Management: The EduSource Approach to DRM


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First International Workshop, Open Digital Rights Language (ODRL), Vienna, Austria, Lecture, Apr 24, 2004.

Overview of the concept of digital rights management describing aspects of DRM and where it is applied to create a DRM design decision metric. Introduces the concept of the degree of DRM to define a 'middle way' respecting the rights of both producers and users. Describes rights models and shows how these can be employed by resource repositories.  See the full text of the presentation.


Stephen Downes Stephen Downes, Casselman, Canada
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