Computer Shopper scans?
jules.richardson99 at gmail.com
Thu Nov 6 16:17:24 CST 2008
Antonio Carlini wrote:
> Some magazines (like Practical Electronics) offer subscribers an
> electronic edition (or a CD with back issues). If Computer Shopper
> have that available you might try just contacting them and seeing
> if they've already got the data and whether they'd let you have a copy
> as you are a museum ...
That's a really good idea - thanks. (I'm now trying to work out if
computershopper.com is anything to do with the magazine - hard to tell. Plus
there seem to be two different sites claiming to be for computer shopper
magazine subscriptions - which makes me think that at least one of them must
> Does the museum have a dispensation to just go ahead and scan?
> If not, wouldn't you have speak to them to ask for permission anyway ...
Very murky waters there - it's hard to tell. The museum would certainly need
to seek permission to "make public" any scans, but I suspect that initially
scanning for the purposes of preservation within the museum group wouldn't
fall foul of anything (but IANAL etc. :-)
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