Stichting Pro

The non-profit PRO Foundation (Stichting PRO) promotes the interests of publishers and the authors represented by them in the field of collective exploitation of copyright. Through working together with the international sister organization (IPRO) the relevant foreign rights can also be represented.
PRO Foundation has two different schemes on behalf of companies and educational institutions:
- PRO Foundation offers one central location to arrange everything for your educational publications , tailored to every type of educational establishment, for every type of educational material, such as the reader schemes.
- The section CLIP (Copyright License and Collecting Agency PRO) collects and distributes fees for the use of articles by clippings services and in clippings collections , both by users as by clippings services themselves. 

The PRO Foundation is a member of VOI©E and has the CMO Quality Mark (CBO-Keurmerk).

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Do you want a joint invoice? Betaalt uw Buma, Sena, Videma of Reprorecht vergoedingen in één keer.


Do you use tv images? The Videma license is for tv business users. By bundling as many rights as possible into a tailored license your administrative burden is kept to a minimum.




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Almost all companies and institutions make copies from newspapers, books, magazines and digital media. The Reprorecht Foundation (Stichting Reprorecht) arranges that you can pay the reasonable fee due for this in an easy way and they distribute the fee to
the makers of
these publications.

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Pictoright grants permission for the use of the work of affiliated visual creators, in particular sculptors and architects. They also arrange collective schemes whereby image is (re)used, as in digitization projects, clippings services and portfolios with magazines.


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Lira is the organization for authors or translators, including journalists, scriptwriters and subtitlers. Lira offers licenses for digitization projects and arranges rights for the distribution of literary works that are incorporated in television programmes.


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Stichting PRO

On behalf of publishers for educational institutions and the authors represented by them,the PRO Foundation (Stichting PRO) arranges, the use of contents of (parts of) works in educational publications (such as readers) and the use of articles by clippings services and in clippings collections.

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The Content Map is your guide to a legal and safe supply of digital services. The website helps you to find legally offered eBooks, films, music, games, photos and tv programmes and then to use them in a fair way.


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