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An Electronic Copyright Management System (ECMS) is a scheme to make digital works harder to copy and easier to license. Some of these schemes emphasize the technology of making works 'harder to copy'; others emphasize ways of making it 'easier to pay for copying.' Commonly both elements are present, so the emphasis is a matter of degree. (Excerpt from this source)

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Metadata related to 'ecms' (as derived from all content tagged with this term):

  • Number of articles referring to 'ecms': 9 (0.5% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'ecms' across all Ariadne articles: 99
  • Average number of references to 'ecms' per Ariadne article: 11.00
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'ecms': 1996-03
  • Trending factor of 'ecms': 0 (see FAQs on monitoring of trends)

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Top authors

Ariadne contributors most frequently referring to 'ecms':

  1. pedro isaias (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. charles oppenheim (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. anne ramsden (see articles on this topic by this author)
  4. gillian austen (see articles on this topic by this author)
  5. philip hunter (see articles on this topic by this author)

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Title Article summary Date

Editorial Introduction to Ariadne Issue 20

Philip Hunter introduces Ariadne issue 20.

June 1999, issue20, editorial

ECMS: Electronic Copyright Management Systems

Pedro Isaias considers Electronic Copyright Management Systems (ECMS).

June 1999, issue20, feature article

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