periodic reviews of international policies and agreements to promote conformity to the above principles.
The U.S. government should negotiate with the Commission of the European Communities to revise its highly protectionist E.U. Database Directive.
The not-for-profit S&T community should continue to promote and adhere to the policy of full and open exchange of data at both the national and international levels.
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
A Question of Balance: Private Rights and the Public Interest in Scientific and Technical Databases.
Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 1999.
Please select a format: