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The Copyright and Rights in Performances (Research, Education, Libraries and Archives) Regulations 2014
These Regulations make provision for the implementation of Member State options in relation to exceptions relating to copyright and performers’ rights which are permitted by Directive 2001/29/EC 1 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 May 2001 on the harmonisation of certain aspects of copyright and related rights in the information society. The provisions of the Directive relied on are Article 5(2)(c) in relation to publicly accessible libraries, educational establishments, museums and archives, Article 5(3)(a) in relation to illustration for teaching and scientific research and Article 5(3)(n) in relation to research and private study through dedicated terminals on the premises of educational and other establishments. The Regulations make amendments to Chapter 3 of Part 1 of, and Schedule 2 to, the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (“the 1988 Act”). These provisions relate to exceptions relating to copyright and rights in performances. The provision made by these Regulations relate to research and private study (including text and data analysis for non-commercial research), education, libraries and archives, recordings of folksongs and recording of broadcasts for archival purposes.
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