The Public DomainWhat is considered public domain ?Definition:Those whose intellectual property rights have expired, havebeen forfeited, or are inapplicable.
The Public Domain(cont.)Hey, I found this great picture online, Ithink I’ll use it in my presentation.? Stop and Think?
The Public Domain(cont.)Implied license -Vs- Expressed licenseI don’t see anywhere in the document that says I can not copy itCan I change the written license?
Orphan workDefinition:Work / research in which finding the author is difficult- orphan works, are a frustration, a liability risk, and amajor cause of gridlock in the digital marketplace. *
Orphan work(Cont.)Question:I have a book that was copy written 30 years ago, can I use itfor my publication?Answer:Yes and No
Fair use of copyrighted materialsDefinitionFair use, is a limitation and exception to theexclusive right granted by copyright law to theauthor of a creative work. *
Fair use of copyrighted materials(cont.)I’m so confused; so what happens when I need to reference a sourceFind help http://creativecommons.org/licenses/http://www.copyright.com/content/cc3/en/toolbar/getPermission.html?WT.srch=1&WT.mc_id=google_copyright_ew&gclid=CO_2ndaZxrcCFanm7Aodn3oAiQ
Fair use of copyrighted materials(cont.)South Texas CollegeGuidelines for the Acceptable Use of Information Resourcesisp.southtexascollege.edu/clientservices/helpdesk/pdf/acceptable_use.pdf
Fair use of copyrighted materials(cont.)When in doubt1. What is the character of the use?2. What is the nature of the work to be used?3. How much of the work will you use?4. What effect would this use have on the market for theoriginal or for permissions if the use were widespread?
Fair use of copyrighted materials(cont.)Helpful website-http://copyright.lib.utexas.edu/useofweb.html-http://www.copyright.com/-http://www.copyright.gov/fls/fl102.html-http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fair_use
• The Public Domain• The Public Domain (cont.)• The Public Domain (cont.)• Orphan work• Orphan work (Cont.)• Fair use of copyrighted materials• Fair use of copyrighted materials (cont.)• Fair use of copyrighted materials (cont.)• Fair use of copyrighted materials (cont.)• Fair use of copyrighted materials (cont.)Summary Slide
References• Works Cited• Acosta, R. (2012, January 19). Dead Guys - On Copyright. Retrieved from Art TechL@W: http://arttechlaw.com/dead-guys-on-copyright• McCausland, S. (2011, March 31). Arts Law Centre of Australia. Retrieved June 1,2013, from The Orphan Works Problem:http://www.artslaw.com.au/articles/entry/the-orphan-works-problem/• School, N. P. (2003). Norman Public School. Retrieved June 1, 2013, from NormanPublic School: http://www.norman.k12.ok.us/092/Copyright.ppt• Wikipedia. (2013, June 9). Retrieved June 9, 2013, from Wikipedia:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fair_use