ERIC Number: ED344598
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Dec
AIME Copyright Information Packet. Revised.
Association for Information Media and Equipment, Elkader, IA.
Designed to assist educators in developing or revising school/library copyright policy, this packet provides the following materials: (1) a viewer's guide for the film "Copyright Law: What Every School, College, and Public Library Should Know"; (2) a statement of the primary missions of the Association for Information Media and Equipment (AIME); (3) suggestions for the development of a school copyright policy; (4) special AIME reports (i.e., "Frequently Asked Copyright Questions,""Guidelines for Off-Air Recording of Broadcast Programming for Educational Purposes,""Archival Copying and the Law," and "Considering Copyright...The Nursing Home Exemption"); (5) additional sources for copyright information; (6) the addresses of television and cable networks to be used for requesting permission for off-air taping; (7) profiles of recent copyright violation cases; (8) an AIME press release detailing its pursuit of copyright violations; (9) news clippings of copyright violations articles; (10) two additional AIME reports ("AIME Settles Copyright Infringement Case," and "The BOCES Litigation"); (11) Heartland Educational Agency 11 (Johnston, Iowa) Media Center's copyright guidelines, "Copyright Condensed;" (12) the Los Angeles Unified School District's videotape and film use guidelines; and (13) the copyright policies of three school districts. (MAB)
Descriptors: Broadcast Industry, Copyrights, Elementary Secondary Education, Fair Use (Copyrights), Films, Higher Education, Intellectual Property, Learning Resources Centers, Legal Responsibility, Library Policy, Mass Media Use, Policy Formation, Programing (Broadcast), Public Libraries, Reprography
AIME--Association for Information Media and Equipment, PO Box 865, Elkader, IA 52043 ($7.50 postpaid).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Media Staff; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Association for Information Media and Equipment, Elkader, IA.