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Copyright Guide to Using Digital Materials in Courses

"This document discusses digital materials that may be used in your courses, and provides guidelines for understanding fair use of copyrighted materials."   According to the document, faculty must weigh the pros and cons of each of these four factors: The purpose and character of the use; The nature of the copyrighted work; The amount and substantiality of the portion; and The effect of the use upon the potential market for the...

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Chinmayee Bhange
Chinmayee Bhange (Librarian)
10 years ago

A good kick-start guide to fair use in education. Since the information is institute-specific, it can be customised, although the basics do not change.

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An interactive tutorial followed by a quiz would have been great.

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