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Copyright Circular 1: Copyright Basics
Answers the following: What is copyright?; Who can claim copyright?; What works are protected?; and more.
Circular 1: Copyright Basics. Washington D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2012. Web.
Copyright Circular 21: Reproduction of copyrighted works by educators and librarians
Covers the definition of Fair Use, reproduction for teaching in educational institutions and libraries, and the making of photocopies and the duplication of recordings or performances.
U.S. Copyright Office. Circular 21: Reproduction of Copyrighted Works by Educators and Librarians. Washington, D.C. : U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014. Web.
Copyright Circular 22: How to investigate the copyright status of a work
Explains several approaches to investigating the current copyright status of a work including examining the copy of the work, searching the Copyright Office records, and contacting the U.S. Copyright Office for assistance.
U.S. Copyright Office. Circular 22: How to Investigate the Copyright Status of a Work. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2013. Web.
Search copyright records
Search the Library of Congress Copyright Catalog (1978-present) to find copyright status and copyright holder information.
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (DMCA)
Copyright Law of the United States and related laws contained in Title 17 USC
"This volume contains the text of title 17 of the United States Code, including all
amendments enacted through December 9, 2010."
U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright Law of the United States and Related Laws Contained in Title 17 USC. Washington D.C. : Library of Congress, 2011. Web.
17 U.S.C. 107. Limitations on exclusive rights: Fair use
Outlines the four factors to consider when considering whether claiming fair use (including multiple copies for in class use) of a copyrighted material is appropriate.
"U.S. Copyright Office - Copyright Law: Ch. 1, Section 107."Web. 2015
17 U.S.C. 108. Limitations on exlusive rights: Reproduction by libraries and archives
17 U.S.C. 110. Limitations on exclusive rights: Exemption of certain performances and displays
Technology, Education, and Copyright Harmonization (TEACH) Act (S.487)
BYU's Copyright 101 Course
Know your Copy Rights
This chart highlights some of the situations where it is permissible to use a copyrighted work without requesting or paying for permission.
U of M Copyright Basics FAQs
This guide provides answers to common copyright questions.
Martine Courant Rife; Shaun Slattery; Dànielle Nicole DeVoss
Call Number: ebook
Publication Date: 2011
The editors of Copy(write): Intellectual Property in the Writing Classroom bring together stories, theories, and research that can further inform the ways in which we situate and address intellectual property issues in our writing classrooms. Licensed CC BY-NC-ND.
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