Rules for Responsible Digital Citizens - Alex Yeatts 4/18/15
What is Fair Use?
An exception to copyright law for educational and socially useful activities including teaching, research, criticism, commentary, parody, criticism, etc. Careful, you cannot assume all educational use is fair use.
Copyright and Fair Use
What is Public Domain?
A creative work that is not protected under copyright law and may be used by everyone. The reason a work is not protected could be: 1. the copyright term expired, 2. the author failed to satisfy legal formalities to implement the copyright, or 3. the work is a work of the U.S. government.
What is Creative Commons licensing?
It streamlines how an author gives permission to the public to use his work, allowing the author to give permission for his work to be used as long as he is acknowledged, for example.
Creative Commons Kiwi (Sub Español)