Is the permission to use someone’s else’s work. If you need to copy pages from a book or novel , you may use it only for instructional purpose.
Two reasons for ownership. 1. Who has more ownership or rights of the work. 2.Whom do we ask permission to use the work.
The copyright act will allow the authors a set of rights that only they have access. This includes rights to: Make copies Distribute in public Perform their work Record over digital network.
You publish your work with a commercial for profit or non profit publishers. You reserve the right to publish your work in public for example a magazine, or agency.
Creative Commons License will be used. This license will let the owner the exclusive rights to make copies and may distribute. You have rights for lifetime, and 70 plus years.
This is literature that is digital and available online and is also free of charge to user. Who benefits from this: Students Teachers Readers Universities Journals
Remember that not all materials you find on the internet are copyright free. Don’t think that just because it its posted on the web its public domain. Once you decide to copy something from the internet the copyright protection Is secure.
Fair use applies to the online environment. Fair use is giving copyright permission to the owner to reproduce and given permission to others to use there work. By doing this the correct way it avoids lawsuits.
What is the reason to copyright the material? What will it be used for ? How much information will be used? What effect will the information have on the market?
Libraries have a special set of exemptions: Reserve rooms for images, audio and audiovisual works Library copying for patrons and for the librarys collection Reserve is limited work use Print copies in the reserve room
Library reproduction and distribution: Patron requests Archiving Unsupervised copying, news programs and contractual limitations on acquisitions
Technology Education and Copyright Harmonization Act This act allow teachers to copyright materials without seeking permission. This materials can be used for classroom instruction only
Teachers may use a wide range of materials in distance learning surroundings. Students may participate in distance learning sessions. Accredited non profit institution
Public Domain is public Orphan Works is when access such as: the owner is no longer available: Google Yahoo Photographs Owner did not Amazon registered his work Libraries Sells rights with no Achieves background record
There are several ways on getting permission to use a copyright. It can be difficult but can be done If you work is part of a journal article or book check on: http://www.copyright.com/ You may also get permission to register with the CCC You may also request permission in writing Last but not least ask your librarian at your local library.