ERIC Number: EJ612914
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Fair Use Doctrine: Just What Is Fair?
Constant, Beth A.
Journal of Law and Education, v29 n3 p385-92 Jul 2000
Gives a historical overview of copyright law and discusses the Copyright Act provisions dealing with fair use. Discusses fair-use issues in the preparation of university coursepacks, and new advances in copyright legislation to accommodate advancing technology. Advises educators to exercise caution in creating multimedia until further fair-use guidelines are developed. (Contains 46 footnotes.) (MLF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Copyright Law 1976; Digital Millennium Copyright Act 1998