The Impact of `Fair Use' in the Higher Education Community: A Necessary Exception?
- Do you have a copyright policy? Bruwelheide, Janis H. // School Library Journal;Mar89, Vol. 35 Issue 7, p129
Argues that school libraries should have a copyright policy. Idea that school districts should adopt a policy for protection against copyright infringement lawsuits; The four basic purposes of copyright policy, including to protect library employees; Resources for developing a copyright policy.
- Flareup at the fair use frontier. Berry, John // Library Journal;3/15/1978, Vol. 103 Issue 6, p601
Editorial. Focuses on the conflict between organizations about copyright and fair use issues. Development of supposed 'guidelines' at the 1976 peace conference of the National Commission on New Technological Uses of Copyrighted Works; Speculation on librarians' use of copying machines that...
- Fair use: Use it or lose it. Lindberg, Stanley W. // Academic Questions;Summer97, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p48
Discusses various aspects of fair use policy in the United States. Provision under Copyright Act of 1976 entitling everyone to make fair use of material copyrighted by others; Basis for a copyright law intended to balance rights of creators and users; Primary purpose of copyright as stated in...
- Publishers take back the coursepack. Long, Cynthia D. // Academe;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 83 Issue 1, p9
Focuses on a series of battles between publishers and copyshops over what constitutes fair use in copyright law. Use of copyrighted material for purposes of promoting intellectual advancement and stimulating creativity; Michigan Document Services owner James M. Smith's crusade for the coursepacks.
- Fair use and higher education: Are guidelines the answer? Crews, Kenneth D. // Academe;Nov/Dec97, Vol. 83 Issue 6, p38
Focuses on guidelines which attempted to define fair use in the context of photocopying for classroom handouts and research. Reference to an article on fair use in the 1977 issue of `Academe,' by John C. Stedman; Information on the 1976 Copyright Act; Details on fair use for higher education;...
- Guidelines Favoring Fair Use: An Analysis of Legal Interpretations Affecting Higher Education. Marley, Judith L. // Journal of Academic Librarianship;Sep99, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p367
Presents a summary of landmark court cases involving the fair use clause of copyright law. Origin of fair use; Guidelines that encourage fair use of copyrighted materials; Implications for librarians and others within higher education.
- Copyright violation and personal liability in education: A current look at `fair use'. Maddox, John Wm. // Brigham Young University Education & Law Journal;1995, Issue 1, p97
Presents information about the legal aspects of the Copyright Act concerning its use for educational purposes. Examination of the statute including the `Fair Use' doctrine; Examination of the basis used by US Congress in developing the law; Court decisions; Limitations of schools in the use of...
- CONSUMERS AND CREATIVE DESTRUCTION: FAIR USE BEYOND MARKET FAILURE. Ku, Raymond Shih Ray // Berkeley Technology Law Journal;Spring2003, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p539
For almost twenty years, the concept of market failure has defined the boundaries of fair use under copyright law. In this article Professor Ku challenges this interpretation of fair use by offering an alternative economic interpretation of the doctrine. This Article argues fair use is justified...
- Copyright question of the month. Simpson, Carol // Technology Connection;Jan98, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p21
Deals with copyright issues arising from a school district office's practice of photocopying articles from educational periodicals in the United States. Need for the school district office to ask permission or pay royalties.