5 What is not copyrighted? Works that have no tangible form of expression (have not been written or recorded)Ideas, procedures, methods, systems, processes, concepts, principlesWorks consisting entirely of information that is common propertycalendars, height and weight charts, telephone directory etc.Facts
6 What is “fair use”?“the fair use of a copyrighted work,… for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching (including multiple copies for classroom use), scholarship, or research, is not an infringement of copyright.”
7 4 Tests for “fair use” Your use is non-profit and educational The work contains mainly facts and lacks originalityYou use only small portionsYou’re not copying instead of buying
8 Fair Use GuidelinesShould not publicly publish the work other than to showcase it for in-house purposesMotion MediaUp to 10% or 3 minutes, whichever is less, of a single copyrighted motion media workText MaterialUp to 10% or 1000 words, whichever is less, of a single copyrighted work of text.
9 Fair Use Guidelines Music, Lyrics, and Music Video Up to 10% but no more than 30 seconds of music and lyrics from a single musical workAny alterations shall not change the melody
10 Fair Use Guidelines Illustrations and Photographs: A photograph or illustration may be used in its entirety.No more than 5 images by an artist or photographer.Not more than 10% or 15 images, whichever is less, from a single published collected work.
12 Fair Use Guidelines Crediting the source: Give a full bibliography including author, title, publisher, and place and date of publicationSeparate page, except…Copyright notice and the name of the creator must be included with the image so that it appears on the screen when the image is viewed
13 Fair UseRemember:These are guidelinesand not the law
14 Sources consulted “Fair Use Guidelines For Educational Multimedia” Prepared by the Educational Multimedia Fair Use Guidelines Development Committee, July 17,“Fair Use Of Copyrighted Materials” by Georgia Harper, University of Texas“10 Big Myths about Copyright Explained” by Brad Templeton“Duhaime's Law Dictionary” by Lloyd Duhaime