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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. This language has been reviewed by lawyers, including law...

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

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: Analytic Writing

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

Social Documentary Syllabus: Professor Larry Kirkman

SOCIAL DOCUMENTARY  SPRING 2016     PROFESSOR LARRY KIRKMAN   Introduction In this course, you will study approaches to documentary as a tool for public knowledge and action. You will learn...

Category 4: Employing archival material in historical or biographical sequences

Citizen King Download | Length: 1:17 In the American Experience documentary "Citizen King," Orlando Bagwell used a central portion of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech, in which...

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