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Fair Use Question of the Month: Library Exhibits Online

Fair Use Video of the Month - Don Loves Roger

Don Loves Roger  mashes up every episode of Mad Men and remixes it into a story about  two men who once preserved concepts of manhood and masculinity but then found relief and happiness in each other, becoming a threat to the very same patriarchal system on which their power and privilege was based. In this remixed narra Read more...

Reclaiming Fair Use: The Book Tour Continues

Peter Jaszi's and my new book, Reclaiming Fair Use, has been a door opening  opportunities to discuss the growing movement to employ fair use more effectively--and in the process making more and better work, as has been the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Academic and Research Libraries. Read more...

Fair Use Question of the Month: Digitizing to Preserve At-Risk Items

In this month's Fair Use Question, an academic librarian has a question about copying a VHS tape to preserve at-risk material for a faculty member.

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Copyright and Fair Use at SXSW

Copyright and creativity, as usual, were deeply intertwined at South by Southwest (SXSW) this year. I missed some cool panels that friends were giving, because logistics overcame me. Read more...