This second booklet for beginners in copyright published by ACCU provides readers with the key aspects of copyright and how it works in the society. details.
ACCU and Japan Copyright Office produced an introductory guidebook on copyright entitled Asian Copyright Handbook in 2004 in English to provide a basic concept and knowledge about copyright. ACCU is promoting its translation into local languages and publishing local editions of the handbook with necessary appendices.
Local language versions are available here.
For effective utilisation and dissemination of the Asian Copyright Handbook, ACCU started in 2005 to hold national workshops to draft local versions and make necessary additions to suit local situations and needs. Copyright awareness seminars with presentations by international experts are also conducted along with the workshop. details
ACCU organized a symposium "Artists of Children's Books in Asia, Africa and Latin America" in Tokyo in March. Illustrators and editors from Costa Rica, Japan, the Philippines and Sudan made presentations. Details
Booklet on copyright for beginners published by ACCU.