Why not? 1. Copyright has expired 2. Author did not complete Copyright formalities 3. U.S. government work
Owners or authors are either: unknown, unable to be located, or are unresponsive.
It is a gray area because many boundaries can be disputed, especially in today’s world due to the increasing use of the online environment/ Internet.
Allows educators to display or perform (show or play) works in the classroom for the purpose of researching or teaching.
Purchasing a subscription from the website to legally use their materials. In music, the record label is usually the author.Request permission when needed such as Pbworks to edit/add information. Emails can be used to initiate communication.
Public Domain Works: Work NOT protected by Copyright and may be used freely by everyone!
Orphan Works: Orphan works are still protected by copyright.
Content on the Web Implied licenses give you rights but are not clear under the law.
“Fair Use” Fair Use is not a violation of Copyright.
Fair Use Checklist ✔ Purpose & character of the use Nature of the original work Amount & substantially of the portion used Effect of the use on the potential market for or value of the source work
Teach Act ! Must be an Accredited Education Institute Materials are for the purpose of education
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