Copyright for Schools: A Practical Guide / Edition 3

Copyright for Schools: A Practical Guide / Edition 3

by Carol Mann Simpson
     
 

ISBN-10: 158683018X

ISBN-13: 9781586830182

Pub. Date: 11/28/2000

Publisher: Linworth Publishing, Incorporated

Facing new developments and intricacies of copyright determination, teachers and administrators are unsure about how to determine and ensure copyright compliance. They are looking for specific answers. In an easy-to-understand exposition of copyright, this 4th Edition volume provides the most-up-to-date, authoritative presentation and analysis of copyright for both…  See more details below

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Facing new developments and intricacies of copyright determination, teachers and administrators are unsure about how to determine and ensure copyright compliance. They are looking for specific answers. In an easy-to-understand exposition of copyright, this 4th Edition volume provides the most-up-to-date, authoritative presentation and analysis of copyright for both print and digital information, detailing what you need to know about copyright for your school. It also explains the fundamentals and clarifies the complexities of copyright relevant to schools and why it is so important to understand and comply with copyright. This practical guide focuses on those issues relevant to K-12 schools, enabling media specialists to educate staff and take leadership in determining copyright policies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781586830182
Publisher:
Linworth Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/28/2000
Series:
Professional Growth Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 11.02(h) x 0.39(d)

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Table of Contents

Table of Figures10
Acknowledgements11
Introduction to the 4th Edition12
Chapter 1The Law15
History15
Origin in the U.S.15
What it is now16
Rights of a copyright holder16
Reproduction17
Adaptation17
Distribution17
Limitation on right of distribution: first sale doctrine18
Public performance19
What is "public"19
Public display20
Digital transmission of sound recordings20
Moral rights20
How does one get a copyright?21
What can't be protected by copyright?22
Check thoroughly23
Work for hire23
Duration of copyright24
Recent laws25
Net Theft26
Visual Artists Rights Act26
DMCA26
Sonny Bono Copyright Term Extension Act27
Digital Performance Right in Sound Recordings Act27
TEACH27
Penalties for infringement28
Liability30
State copyright laws31
Related laws31
Contract law31
Privacy statutes31
Trademark law31
Why is any of this significant for schools?32
How is a school prosecuted?32
What if there is no trial?33
Why worry, why bother?33
Works cited34
Chapter 2Public Domain35
What is it?35
How does something get into the public domain?35
How long does public domain last?36
What can you do with public domain materials?37
How do you find public domain materials?37
What is the difference between "copyright free" and "royalty free"?37
How can I use royalty free materials?38
Related cases38
Chapter 3Fair Use39
What is it?40
Difference between fair use and guidelines40
Examples of fair use analysis41
Factor 1Purpose and character of use42
Part 1Nonprofit educational use42
Part 2Criticism, commentary, news reporting42
Factor 2Nature of copyrighted work43
Part 1Factual or creative?43
Part 2Published or not published?43
Factor 3Amount of work used?43
Essence of work44
Factor 4Effect of use on market for or value of work45
Commercial use45
Misrepresentation45
What would happen if everyone were to...46
Various types of guidelines46
To whom does it apply?47
General public vs. schools48
Schools vs. libraries48
Works cited48
Chapter 4Print Materials in Schools49
What typical activities are covered?50
Photocopying-issues51
Phonorecords-issues51
Graphics-issues51
Murals-issues52
Scanning-issues52
What rights are affected?52
Reproduction52
Distribution53
Adaptation53
Display53
What guidelines affect print materials?53
Kastenmeier report54
Details of report54
Single copies for teachers54
Multiple copies for classroom use56
Brevity56
Spontaneity57
Cumulative effect57
Examples of acceptable multiple copying58
Examples of unacceptable multiple copying58
Copies for handicapped students59
Print permission issues60
Consumable materials60
Periodicals61
Graphics63
Scanners65
Resources for understanding66
Fair use of print materials glossary66
Related cases67
Works cited68
Chapter 5Audiovisual Materials in Schools69
What typical activities are covered?70
Movies-issues71
TV/cable/satellite-issues71
Web-issues72
Sound recordings-issues72
What rights are affected?73
Reproduction73
Distribution73
Adaptation73
Public performance73
Public display74
Digital transmission74
What guidelines affect AV materials?74
5 yes/no questions75
Umbrella licenses77
Home use only78
Examples of analysis79
Off-air taping guidelines80
"Air" vs. cable vs. satellite81
Taping in anticipation85
Public performance rights85
Examples of acceptable performances87
Examples of unacceptable performances87
Archiving audiovisual works88
Closed captioning88
Video distribution89
Digital video servers90
Sound recordings90
Sampling94
The MP3 dilemma94
Related cases95
Works cited96
Chapter 6Music Materials in Schools (Print and Recorded)97
What typical activities are covered?97
Reproduction of sheet music-issues97
Performances of sheet music-issues98
Reproduction of recorded music-issues98
Performances of recorded music-issues98
Adaptation of sheet music-issues99
What guidelines affect music?99
Print music100
Recorded music100
What rules/laws are different about recordings?101
Music in performance102
Performance rights organizations102
Permissions103
Resources for understanding104
Related cases104
Works cited104
Chapter 7Multimedia in Schools105
What typical activities are covered?105
Student multimedia projects-issues105
Teacher multimedia projects-issues105
What rights are affected?106
Reproduction106
Adaptation106
Distribution106
Public performance106
Public display106
Digital transmission106
What guidelines affect multimedia?106
Multimedia guidelines106
Special definitions for multimedia107
Multimedia-covered or not?108
Retention and access108
Secure network109
Insecure network109
Quantity limits109
How many copies?110
Other restrictions110
Attribution111
Multimedia tips112
Resources for understanding113
Works cited113
Chapter 8Distance Learning in Schools115
History of distance learning and copyright115
TEACH Act guidelines116
Policy makers117
Information technology staff117
Instructors/developers117
Resources for understanding118
Chapter 9Internet in Schools119
What typical activities are covered?119
Printing pages-issues119
Bookmarks-issues120
Links-issues120
Copying pages to local servers-issues120
Redistributing pages-issues121
Email-issues121
Chat and IM-issues122
What rights are affected?122
Reproduction122
Adaptation122
Distribution122
Public performance122
Public display122
Digital transmission123
The difference between an AUP and copyright123
Special rules for Internet123
Registered agent123
Why is this important?124
What guidelines affect Internet?124
Special considerations for different Internet services126
E-mail126
Newsgroup and discussion list information127
Use of web page information127
Chat128
Copying internet code128
Resources for understanding129
Works cited129
Chapter 10Computer Software in Schools131
What typical activities are covered?131
Multiple installs-issues132
Networking-issues133
Checking out software-issues133
Clip art-issues133
Types of infringement134
What rights are affected?135
Reproduction135
Adaptation135
Distribution135
Public performance135
Public display135
Special rules that affect computer software135
License vs. copyright136
Legitimate copying vs. piracy136
Software for free?137
Lending software137
Single-user programs138
Networking138
The software police139
Copyright infringement vs. plagiarism140
Software management tips140
Resources for understanding141
Works cited141
Chapter 11School Library Exemptions143
Library exemptions143
Preservation144
Interlibrary loan144
Rule of five146
Periodicals146
Other print materials147
Examples and explanations147
Photocopying148
Unattended copiers149
Copying orders150
Copies for vertical file or item repair150
Facsimile151
Reserves151
Copies for interlibrary loan151
What to do when you can't meet CONTU requirements152
Electronic reserves153
Works cited154
Chapter 12Permissions155
Copyright vs. contract155
Permissions157
Student and parent permissions162
Works cited162
Chapter 13Managing Copyright in Schools163
Issues of managing copyright163
Managing things164
Managing people166
Important recommendations in copyright management167
Chapter 14Copyright and Administrators169
Suggestions for administrators171
Chapter 15Copyright Policies173
Why have one?173
What should a policy contain?174
Works cited175
Chapter 16Appendices177
Appendix ACopyright compliance agreement177
Appendix BCopyright do's and don'ts for schools178
Appendix CCopyright for kids180
Appendix DUseful sources of information181
Appendix ECopyright warning notices186
Appendix FSample copyright policy188
Appendix GRelease form189
Appendix HCopyright and plagiarism gui

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