ERIC Number: ED396770
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995-Sep
Reproduction of Copyrighted Works by Educators and Librarians. Circular 21. [Revised].
Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Copyright Office.
The documentary materials collected in this booklet deal with reproduction of copyrighted works by educators, librarians, and archivists for a variety of uses, including reproduction for teaching in educational institutions at all levels and reproduction by libraries and archives for purposes of study, research, interlibrary exchanges, and archival preservation. Under the copyright law, reproduction can take either of two forms: the making of copies by photocopying, making microform reproductions, videotaping, or any other method of duplicating visually-perceptible material; and the making of phonorecords by duplicating sound recordings, taping off the air, or any other method of recapturing sounds. The documentary materials in this booklet are reprints or excerpts from six sources: (1) the Copyright Act of October 19, 1976; (2) the Senate Report (1975); (3) the House Report (1976); (4) the Conference Report (1976); (5) the Congressional Debates (excerpts from the "Congressional Record" of September 22, 1976); and (6) Copyright Office Regulations. (Author/SWC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Non-Classroom; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Copyright Office.
Note: For the 1978 edition, see ED 244 642.