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Copyright and FairUse Guidelines for Teachers
Click on the link below to view or print a PDF chart of the Copyright and Fair Use Guidelines for Teachers.
A powerpoint presentation discussing the basics of copyright law and education.
Tips and Tools
The tools below are provided by the American Library Association Copyright Advisory Network and the Office of Information Technology Policy.
Fair Use Evaluator
It is really fair use??? Make sure you are not violating copyright laws. It's better to be safe. Put it to the test!
Public Domain Slider
Are you concerned if a particular work is still copyright protected? Use the slider to see if the work is in public domain or if permission is still required for its use.
The US Copyright Law provide educational exemptions for the use of copyright material under certain conditions. Use this tool to determine if your intended use meets the necessary requirements.
The following is a list of upcoming complimentary webinars provided by the Copyright Clearance Center. For more information about a specific session, click on the related link.