6 October 2014
The Design and Artists Copyright Society (DACS) has announced the following:
In the Netherlands, public libraries pay a royalty to the Lending Right Foundation for books that they lend out. Pictoright distributes a share of these royalties to visual artists who are eligible for the scheme.
DACS has received a share of these royalties from Pictoright to distribute to all types of eligible UK visual artists - including fine artists, illustrators and photographers.