Explainer: What will the new EU copyright rules change for Europe’s cultural heritage?

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On 17 May 2019 the ‘Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market’ was published in the Official Journal of the EU. Member states have until 7 June 2021 to implement the new EU rules into national law.

Paul Keller, policy advisor to Europeana Foundation, breaks down the changes these new rules bring to Europe’s cultural heritage instiutions.

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