Legal Issues & Language Media

Useful Websites

United States Copyright Office

Copyright 101 from BYU

Copyright Advisory Network offers handy interactive tools to determine whether a proposed item or use falls under

  • Public Domain (Copyright Genie)
  • Fair Use
  • Educational exceptions
  • Section 108 provisions for libraries

Stanford University Fair Use site--many interesting blogs and ideas

Copyright in Teaching from Duke University Scholarly Communications

Bitlaw Copyright has many specific cases with comments on the issues involved