Everybody’s Library Questions: Copyright and advertisements (Everybody’s Libraries)

Everybody’s Libraries: Everybody’s Library Questions: Copyright and advertisements. “My previous post answered a reader question about how to determine whether a newspaper (or other serial issue) was under copyright or not. (More details about the process can be found in our guide ‘Determining copyright status of serial issues’.) Some people still wonder about the ads, though.”

AdNews: The creation of Minerva, LIDA’s AI-powered robot

AdNews: The creation of Minerva, LIDA’s AI-powered robot . “Analysing 20,000 adverts from The Weekly, published over the course of nine decades, is not a job that could be tasked to one or several people, even. To enable this huge undertaking, Jake Lyme, data scientist at LIDA built the AI-powered bot, Minerva (or Minnie to those who came to love her). Here we speak to Jake about how Minnie came to life and the incredible feat she achieved.”

RTE: New suite of apps offers access to Irish film archive

RTE: New suite of apps offers access to Irish film archive. “The Irish Film Institute’s Film Archive has launched a suite of apps to enable people to access its digital archive of film from anywhere in the world for free. Thousands of minutes of content, including Irish made films, shorts, documentaries, animation, advertisements and newsreels owned by the IFI are all available.”