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Developing a Copyright Policy

In this post you’ll why a copyright compliance policy, copyright guidelines and copyright best practices would benefit your librarian or organization and how to write one. A compliance document such as a copyright policy, guidelines or best practices can help your […]

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10 Things U.S. Librarians Must Know About Copyright Law

Here you will read 10 essential things U.S. librarians and information professionals must know about U.S. and international copyright law. Copyright compliance is often the domain of librarians and

Legally Using Images

Are You Using Copyright-Protected Images? More and more we are using images to enhance text-based documents, annual reports, websites and blogs.  As a universal rule, most images are protected

5 essential facts about fair use in the U.S. Copyright Act

5 Essential Facts About Fair Use

Fair use is a much discussed and often misunderstood doctrine in the U.S. Copyright Act. You do not need to be an expert in copyright law to understand

Understanding Fair Use in U.S. Copyright Law

Fair Use Scares Me! Despite what some think, you do not need to be an expert in copyright law to understand fair use. What “scares” some people away from

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