• Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week

  • Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week

  • Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week

  • Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week

  • Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week

  • Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week

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Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week is an annual celebration of the important doctrines of fair use and fair dealing. It is designed to highlight and promote the opportunities presented by fair use and fair dealing, celebrate successful stories, and explain these doctrines.

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Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2016 Highlights Balance in Copyright System

On February 22–26, 136 organizations and numerous individuals participated in Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2016, an annual celebration of the […]

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Roundup from Day 5 of Fair Use Week 2016

Check out all of the great posts from Day 5 of Fair Use Week 2016! Don’t see yours? Contact us […]

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Filing and Winning a Fair Use Suit Against Copyrightholders for Bad Faith Takedown

On October 13, 2010, a Korean high court affirmed a lower court ruling that a 53-seconds-long video clip posted on […]

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The Ohio State University Libraries’ Copyright Resources Center Celebrates Fair Use Week

Fair Use Week is an annual event hosted by the Association of Research Libraries to celebrate the fair use exception in U.S. Copyright Law. Fair use facilitates the use of copyrighted materials for education, research, news reporting, creative projects, and much more. Learn more at http://www.fairuseweek.org or follow @fairuseweek on Twitter. During Fair Use Week, the OSU Libraries’ Copyright Resources Center (http://go.osu.edu/copyright) will be blogging and tweeting about fair use.

Interactive Exhibit at Virginia Tech

Exhibit Curators: Virginia Pannabecker, Anita Walz, Robert Sebek, Keith Gilbertson, and Scott Fralin

Fair Use Week will include an interactive exhibit describing U.S. copyrights and Fair Use. The exhibit will feature a local case study and additional current and historical examples related to fair use.

Where: 2nd Floor, Newman Library at Virginia Tech

Fair Use Week Exhibit Opening at Virginia Tech

Exhibit Curators: Virginia Pannabekcer, Anita Walz, Robert Sebek, Keith Gilbertson, and Scott Fralin
Sponsored by: Scholarly Communications, Virginia Tech University Libraries

Following a brief introduction, enjoy light refreshments, and explore this interactive exhibit on U.S. Copyright and Fair Use. Try out various tools and resources for your analysis. Is it a Fair Use? You decide!

Where: 2nd Floor Exhibit area, Newman Library, near Alumni Mall entrance
When: Monday, February 22 from 4:30–5:00 p.m.