Fair Use of Online Images
By: Mira Bhakta and Lindsay Allan
A form of protection given to the author/creator of an original work. This is used to protects the creator's work from the use of others and gives them full ownership. The Copyright Act of 1976, stated that your work is protected for as long as the author is alive plus another 70 year after that.
Public domain applies when a work's copyright has expired. It also applies when someone has been deprived from the use. This allows the open public tot access and use the creators work without giving credit.
Fair use is allowed on any copyrighted work for the use of a small portion of the work. This needs to be accompanied by a citation or recognition of the creator showing that it is not your work.
This symbol is used to show that a work is copyrighted.
This symbol is used for the show of a work being open to the public.
This symbol is used for showing a piece of work can be used by others with a citation.