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Kathryn A. Martin Library


Understanding copyright, fair use, and the use of library resources.

Crash Course Intellectual Property #3 | YouTube Video (11 min)

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Determine for yourself if it is "Fair Use"

The 4 Factors of Fair Use

1st Factor: Purpose & Character of Work

2nd Factor: Nature of Work

3rd Factor: Amount and Substantiality of Work

4th Factor: Effect of Use on Potential Market for or Value of the Work

Fair Use Resources for Instructors