US universities sued over book digitization project

With a judge about to hold a status conference on the legal challenge to Google's library scanning project, the Authors' Guild is suing five US universities over the way in which they've taken part.

Judge rejects Google's plans for world's biggest library

Google's attempt to create a massive digital library has been stymied by a New York federal judge, who's rejected the deal struck between the company and groups representing authors and publishers.