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New Copyright Library

Volume 507: debated on Thursday 11 March 2010

The Petition of Mr. Martin Burke of Elizabeth Regina Love,

Declares that there are 6 Legal Deposit or “Copyright” Libraries in the British Isles, in Edinburgh, Dublin, Cardiff, Oxford, Cambridge and London. Declares that the universities in the North of England could do with a copyright library closer than these. Declares that Mr. Burke’s preference about location is Manchester next to Piccadilly Railway Station, however Mr. Burke was born in Manchester and other possible locations need to be considered. The petitioner requests that a 7th copyright library be established.

The petitioner requests that the House of Commons bear in mind in its law making the above, and that were the question put the House consent to the request(s) in this Mr. Burke’s 12th petition first posted to the House on 29 December 2009.

And the Petitioner remains, etc.