Copyright and Online Course Material

In this digital age of posting course material on Blackboard, could you be breaking copyright right law and not know it?  In a recent Tech Therapy podcast from the Chronicle of Higher Education, Scott Carlson interviews Bill Shell, Director of Academic Technology and Computing Services at Eastern Michigan University and Warren Arbogast, a technology consultant, … Continue reading Copyright and Online Course Material

Know Your Copy Rights

This brochure for teaching faculty was developed by the Association of Research Libraries and attorney Peggy Hoon, a well-regarded copyright specialist.  Topics covered include: fair use, the advantage of linking to instead of copying works, and special provisions for displaying or performing works in classes. The brochure also includes a one-page chart that highlights 24 … Continue reading Know Your Copy Rights