The University seeks to encourage the fair use of copyrighted
materials balancing the research needs of faculty, students, and
staff while respecting the intellectual property rights of
copyright holders and abiding by the pertinent laws governing usage
of copyrighted materials. According to Title 17, Chapter 1, Section
107 of the U.S Copyright law:
In determining whether the use made of a work in any particular
case is a fair use the factors to be considered shall include:
For a more complete set of guidelines, see Fair Use Guidelines
for Educational Multimedia developed by The Consortium of College and
University Media Centers.
For information on the TEACH act, see the
American Library Association.