Revisiting controlled digital lending post-ReDigi

  • Michelle M. Wu Georgetown University Law Library
Keywords: copyright, digitization, fair use


This paper looks at the recent Redigi court decision and discusses its impact on controlled digital lending programs (CDL) by libraries. As there are notable differences in facts between Redigi and CDL programs, the decision should have minimal impact on the framework designed to digitize and lend library materials within the United States.

Author Biography

Michelle M. Wu, Georgetown University Law Library
Associate Dean for Library Services and Professor of Law
How to Cite
Wu, M. M. (2019). Revisiting controlled digital lending post-ReDigi. First Monday, 24(5).