Lionel Maurel, librarian and lawyer in France, works at the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) on open science. For many years, he has been defending the interests of libraries on his blog S.I.LEX by offering legal analysis to librarians concerning e-lending, copyright reforms and the public domain. This article presents his reflections from the Racine report on the impacts of the current copyright system on the rights of artists and creators and the link with libraries. (French version below)
Here are the Racine Report recommendations. The 23 recommendations translated in English.