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Fair use in Journalism: “You be the Judge!”

Journalists depend upon fair use, often without knowing it. The Set of Principles in Fair Use for Journalism was created by journalists to..

War on Water

Marymount Manhattan College students Billy Shields and Stuart Kiczek re-purpose old copyright black-and-white footage to illustrate a more modern point about how consumers can cut down on expenses by...

Fair Use Language for Course Syllabi

In your syllabus, you often have some information on copyright. Here is some language to include in that section, specifically on fair use.

Fair Use Scenarios

The following scenarios take you through common examples and prompt you to justify them using the Code of Best Practices that best fits.

Teaching About Copyright and Fair Use for Media Literacy

Media Education Lab The Media Education Lab at Temple University has created a whole set of Curriculum Materials for teaching and understanding copyright and fair use. The materials include...

INFOGRAPHIC: Online Access to Related Collections in Memory Institutions

CAA Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for the Visual Arts The College Art Association teamed up the CMSI to simply the approach to the principles found within the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use...

INFOGRAPHIC: Museum Uses for Fair Use

CAA Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for the Visual Arts The College Art Association teamed up the CMSI to simply the approach to the principles found within the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use...

INFOGRAPHIC: Fair Use in Analytic Writing

CAA Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for the Visual Arts

Deep Dive on Fair Use and Consensus Documents

Why take an approach to determining fair use that is rooted in professional consensus, rather than (for example) negotiating standards with right holders or consulting legal experts? At the heart of...

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