Jenny Burgess

Definition of Copyright

collection of rights that are granted to the author of a piece of work. (Intellectual work)

Examples: Poetry, music, literature, ect.

Public Domain

Not protected by copyrighted; copyright has expire, public money, donated.


Copyrighted work that you can copy, use, or give away for free.


Work you can copy, share, use for free for limited amount of time. If you want the full program you have to pay for it. Websites that give free trials.

All Rights Reserved

May be use by purchaser without exceeding the contract agreement. Examples are movies and games.

Open Source

Software that includes the source code with the idea that someone can improve it.