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Copyright Information

 

This information is designed to aid educators in understanding copyright issues in the context of using resources for the purposes of instruction.

This information should not be construed as authoritative legal advice.

Use of copyrighted materials and MyGateway:

Information on Copyright via the University of Missouri System

Information on Copyright via the United States Copyright Office

Additional Copyright & TEACH Act Resources

Please visit these links for the additional highly-recognized websites about copyright. If you have any question about copyright issues and reserves, please call us. The Reserve Supervisor can be reached at (314) 516-5399.

The Copyright Management Center Website (IUPUI)
Essential information about copyright
http://www.iupui.edu/%7ewebtrain/web_samples/cmc.html

Copyright Quickguide (Columbia University)
Includes what you need to know about copyright
http://copyright.columbia.edu/copyright/copyright-in-general/copyright-quickguide/

Fair-Use Guidelines

Checklist (Columbia University/University of Louisville)
Information on determining what fair use is and how it is applied
http://copyright.columbia.edu/copyright/fair-use/fair-use-checklist/

Four Factor Analysis (University of Louisville)
Information on determining what fair use is and how it is applied
http://louisville.edu/copyright/resources/four-factor-analysis.html

Fair Use Checklist (University of Louisville)
Information on determining what fair use is and how it is applied
http://louisville.edu/copyright/files/fair%20use-checklist-UofL.pdf

Permissions Information (Copyright Clearance Center)
Information about securing permission to use copyrighted works
http://www.copyright.com/content/cc3/en/toolbar/education/resources.html

Copyright Ownership Information (SPARC)
Information about who is the copyright owner and how to secure copyrights
http://www.arl.org/sparc/author/

Using the TEACH Act

Guide to the TEACH Act (University System of Georgia)
http://www.usg.edu/legal/teach_act/

Know Your Copyrights - Online Classrooms - Course Management Systems (Association of Research Libraries)
http://www.knowyourcopyrights.org/resourcesfac/faq/online.shtml

United States Copyright Office
http://www.copyright.gov/