Copyright

Collin Fischer

What is a copyright?

A copyright is the right to make copies or license work.

Fair Use and Public Domain

Fair Use is allowing small portions of a copyright with out permission.

Public Domain is Work that has no copyright or patent, or work whose copyright has expired.

Are Copyright and Plagiarism the same?

Plagiarism and Intellectual Property

Plagiarism is the act of using an author's work as one’s own and without crediting the original author.

Intellectual Property Property that is the result of original creative thoughts, as copyright material or trademarks.


Copyright was established January 1st, 1978 listed in Article 1 section 8.

Citations

"Copyright." Http://dictionary.reference.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 18 Nov. 2014.


"Fair Use." Merriam Webster, n.d. Web. 18 Nov. 2014.


"Public Domain." "Copyright." Http://dictionary.reference.com. N.p., N.d. Web. 18 Nov. 2014. N.p., n.d. Web. 18 Nov. 2014.


"Intellectual Property." Http://dictionary.reference.com/. N.p., n.d. Web. 18 Nov. 2014.


"Plagiarism." Http://dictionary.reference.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 18 Nov. 2014.


“Copyright.” Issues & Controversies in American History. Infobase Publishing, Web. 18 Nov. 2014. <http://icah.infobaselearning.com/icahencyarticle.aspx?ID=5706>.