All posts by Lesley Ellen Harris

Copyright Law + Using Images and Photos from Google

Have You Found the Perfect Image on Google? How many times have you used Google and found the perfect image or photograph? As tempting as it is to copy and paste that image and perhaps even manipulate it for your […]

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5 Facts Librarians Must Know About Copyright Law

Librarians and information professionals are often seen as the gatekeepers to content. In that role, they also become interpreters of copyright law and licensing agreements. May I make one

Applying Fair Use in Your Library

Fair Use in Your Library Almost every librarian or information professional will be responsible for applying fair use in his or her organization at some point. There is so

Test your copyright knowledge: International Copyright Law

Test your knowledge with Copyright Quiz 2.0: International Copyright Principles. True or False? 1. Copyright law is the same throughout the world. T F 2. The leading copyright convention is the


Excuses for Not Obtaining Copyright Permission

8 Excuses for Not Getting Copyright Permission We have all heard excuses for not obtaining copyright permission prior to using a copyright-protected work. We may even have uttered some

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