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Citing Sources: Copyright and Fair Use Criteria

This guide covers citation formats, online citation generators, citation software, and recommended websites dealing with citation.

Books on Copyright and Fair Use

Websites about copyright and fair use

"Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Academic and Research Libraries" http://www.arl.org/pp/ppcopyright/codefairuse/index~print.shtml

Copyright Law of the United States and Related Laws Contained in Title 17 of the U.S. Code  www.copyright.gov/title17

U.S. Copyright Office--Fair Use   www.copyright.gov/fls/fl102.html

Reproduction of Copyrighted Works by Educators and Librarians  by the United States copyright Office  This is a booklet in PDF format .

www.copyright.gov/circs/circ21.pdf 

Electronic Frontier Foundation   www.eff.org

Stanford University Copyright and Fair Use Center   http://fairuse.stanford.edu

University of Oregon's Teaching Effectiveness Program's Guide to Copyright and Fair Use Issues

http://uoregon.edu/~tep/technology/onlinelearning/fairuse.html

Best Practices, from th American University Center for Social Media

 http://centerforsocialmedia.org/fair-use/best-practices

Copyrights and Wrongs, from the American Association of University Professors http://www.aaup.org/AAUP/programs/legal/topics/copy.htm

A Map of Issues, from the University of Minnesota http://www.lib.umn.edu/copyright/usemap 

Copyright Term and the Public Domain in the United States, from Cornell University  http://copyright.cornell.edu/resources/publicdomain.cfm

The Copyright Crash Course, from the University of Texas at Austin  http://copyright.lib.utexas.edu/

Public domain Slider, Section 108 Spinner, and Fair Use Evaluator, from the American Library Association http://www.ala.org/ala/issuesadvocacy/copyright/crtools/index.cfm

Tales from the Public Domain: Bound By Law?  A comic book from the public domain scholars at the Duke University Law School http://www.law.duke.edu/cspd/comics/

 

 

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