By Kenneth D. Crews
Copyright on this planet of electronic details is altering at a fevered velocity, whilst educators and librarians digitize, add, obtain, draw on databases, and comprise fabrics into web-based guide. you might want to remain abreast of copyright legislation and reasonable use with out info overload. For clean, well timed insights and alertness of copyright legislations for librarians, educators, and teachers, Professor Crews maps the territory in a dramatically revised version of Copyright necessities. Readers will: examine easy copyright definitions and key exceptions for schooling and library companies; locate info quick with key issues sidebars, legislative citations and cross-references; comprehend the 4 components of reasonable use and similar court docket interpretations;and wake up to hurry on present interpretations of the electronic Millennium Copyright Act from a librarian-educator perspective. hugely praised in its 2000 variation, the recent Copyright necessities attracts on innovative case legislation in 18 discrete parts of copyright, together with really good and debatable tune and sound recording matters. their rights and obligations as copyright vendors and clients during this succinct, easy-to-use consultant.
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