WRITING/RESEARCH - COPYRIGHT AND OTHER RIGHTS
|Copyright & Fair Use|
Great place to start researching copyright. Many well-organized links to existing primary materials, current legislation and decisions, and interpretations of how copyright law applies to academics and other uses.
|Copyright Advisory Office - Columbia University|
Copyright resources particularly relevant to higher education and related policies established for the Columbia University community. Includes the Fair Use Checksheet to help you decide if your use falls within fair use guidelines.
|Copyright Law of the United States|
The U.S. Copyright Office has posted the Copyright Law as stated in Title 17 of the United States Code. The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 and the TEACH Act of 2002 are included.
Quick video tutorials regarding copyright from the Copyright Clearance Center.
Creative Commons provides free tools that let authors, scientists, artists, and educators easily mark their creative work with the freedoms they want it to carry. You can use CC to change your copyright terms from "All Rights Reserved" to "Some Rights Reserved."
|Doctrine of "Fair Use" of Copyrighted Materials|
The U.S. Copyright Office has summarized the doctrine of "fair use" into a succinct document.
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