On Fair Use


23 Results Found

Afterdawn

Afterdawn

Numerous how-to guides and other resources for making fair-use back-ups of DVDs.

Best Practices For Fair Use in Teaching

Best Practices For Fair Use in Teaching

SCMS Public Policy Committee’s statement on fair use and teaching.

Center for Social Media: Best Practices for Fair Use

Center for Social Media: Best Practices for Fair Use

Several “best practices” statements related to fair use and media studies.

Center for Social Media: Best Practices for Fair Use in Media Literacy Education

Center for Social Media: Best Practices for Fair Use in Media Literacy Education

A a code of best practices that helps educators using media literacy concepts and techniques to interpret the copyright doctrine of fair use.

Copyright Term and the Public Domain

Copyright Term and the Public Domain

Handy chart showing when various films/TV programs/etc. enter the public domain. Created by Peter B. Hirtle, Cornell University.

Critical Commons

Critical Commons

A public media archive and fair use advocacy network that supports the transformative reuse of media in scholarly and creative contexts.

Doom9 – Fair-Use DVD backups

Doom9 – Fair-Use DVD backups

The definitive DVD backup resource. Numerous guides explain how to make Fair-Use copies of DVD video.

Educational Uses of Media

Educational Uses of Media

Frequently Asked Questions about the 2009 educational exemption to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.

Electronic Frontier Foundation

Electronic Frontier Foundation

Defending freedom in the digital world.

Fair Usage Publication of Film Stills

Fair Usage Publication of Film Stills

Kristin Thompson makes the case for the fair use of frame grabs in academic publications.

Fair User’s Manual, A

Fair User’s Manual, A

A quick guide to fair use.

Fair(y) Use Tale, A

Fair(y) Use Tale, A

Eric Faden’s humorous, yet informative, [video] review of copyright principles.

Fair-Use Resources at IUPUI

Fair-Use Resources at IUPUI

Index of fair-use resources prepared by Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis.

Frame Grab Tutorial

Frame Grab Tutorial

How to make fair-use frame grabs.

FreeCulture

FreeCulture

An international student movement for free culture. The mission of the Free Culture movement is to build a bottom-up, participatory structure to society and culture, rather than a top-down, closed, proprietary structure.

How to Rip Blu-ray Discs to MP4

How to Rip Blu-ray Discs to MP4

A guide to creating a high definition 1080p MP4 file with H.264 video from a Blu-ray disc, for the purposes of media education.

Jason Mittell, “Letting us Rip”

Jason Mittell, “Letting us Rip”

Explanation of the right of media academics to rip clips from DVDs.

Prisoners of Permission: Advancing the Cause of Fair Use

Prisoners of Permission: Advancing the Cause of Fair Use

Dr. Ralph Beliveau, University of Oklahoma

Public Knowledge

Public Knowledge

A U.S. public-interest advocacy organization dedicated to fortifying and defending an information commons.

SCMS Statement on Fair Use

SCMS Statement on Fair Use

A “Statement of Best Practices” for film and TV instructors to clarify some of the issues concerning the permissible use of media for teaching.