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Copyright & Fair Use

Information on a range of copyright-related topics, including fair use and open access.

What is Copyright?

Copyright SymbolCopyright is a form of protection provided by the laws of the United States (title 17, U.S. Code) to the authors of “original works of authorship,” including literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and certain other intellectual works.

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Exceptions to Copyright Law

Exceptions to Copyright Law include:

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Recent Copyright News and Commentary

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