Cultural Heritage rights in the age of digital copyright

http://blog.okfn.org/2010/12/21/cultural-heritage-rights-in-the-age-of-digital-copyright

CHI want to retain control over items and buildings that they often regard as “theirs”, but this need has to live together with the fact that millions of people want to share digital content about cultural heritage on the web. Ultimately, this fact should be regarded as a very positive thing, if the mission of institutions is to maximise the awareness of Cultural Heritage among the public and the impact it has on the social and economic life of EU citizens.

See also
http://archiv.twoday.net/stories/6128992