Hurtling Toward the Finish Line: Should the Google Books Settlement Be Approved?
February 16, 2010
Ivy Anderson, Director of Collections
California Digital Library
"Late last week, Google and the plaintiffs filed their final briefs in defense of the Google Books Amended Settlement Agreement (ASA) that is before the New York Southern Federal District Court. As the rhetoric around the Settlement heats up to white-hot intensity in the final days before the Fairness Hearing on February 18th, I’d like to offer a few personal thoughts from my vantage point at the California Digital Library."