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Future Ready Schools Copyright or Wrong? John Brim Instructional Technology Division North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
Future Ready Schools Federal Law United States Constitution, Article I, Section 8 The Congress shall have Power…To promote the Progress of Science and useful Arts, by securing for limited times to authors and inventors the exclusive right to their respective writings and discoveries. Federal Law Title 17, U.S. Code
Future Ready Schools Scope of Copyright - Six Fundamental Rights Reproduction Adaptation Publication Performance Display Digital transmission
Future Ready Schools Fair Use Sets limitations on rights of copyright holders Guidelines not absolute
Future Ready Schools Fair Use Conditions 1. Non-profit educational institutions or homebound instruction 2. Face-to-face instruction – students and teachers 3. Support of curricular objectives 4. Legally obtained
Future Ready Schools Fair Use Factors/Test 1. Purpose and character of use 2. Nature of copyrighted work 3. Amount copied 4. Cumulative effect of use
Future Ready Schools Internet Assume everything is copyrighted Use existing guidelines for appropriate media format
Future Ready Schools Pictures Used in its entirety No more than 5 images per artist No more than 10% or 5 images
Future Ready Schools Text Up to 10% or 1000 words, whichever is less
Future Ready Schools Issue - Pictures Up to 5 or 10% of images from single artist Up to 15 images from a collection
Future Ready Schools Issue - Music 10% but no more than 30 seconds
Future Ready Schools Video 10% of motion media or 3 minutes, whichever is less
Future Ready Schools Scenario - Web sites You create a Web site and add a popular cartoon character for humor Is this a copyright violation?
Future Ready Schools Probably Posting on the Internet is publication Cartoon characters are highly creative works Ask for and get permission
Future Ready Schools Citations www.ncwiseowl.org/reference/citations.htm http://citationmachine.net/ Copyright handout John Brim 919-807-3288 firstname.lastname@example.org In compliance with federal law, including the provisions of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, N C Public Schools administers all state-operated educational programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination because of race, religion, national or ethnic origin, color, age, military service, disability, or gender, except where exemption is appropriate and allowed by law.