Resources

Interview with Jonathan Band

For fair use week 2022, ARL teamed up with the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) #Mediawell project and asked experts to weigh in on how fair use supports research, news, and truth. In this video, ARL General Counsel Jonathan Band describes how fair use allows researchers and journalists to quote and reference the materials that libraries collect and preserve.

Jonathan Band on fair use and the ecosystem of journalism, research, and libraries

Rina Pantalony on Fair Use and Research Outputs

For fair use week 2022, ARL teamed up with the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) #Mediawell project and asked experts to weigh in on how fair use supports research, news, and truth. In these videos, Rina Pantalony, Director, Copyright Advisory Services, Columbia University Libraries, shares her expertise on fair use, research outputs, and libraries’ role in promoting algorithmic literacy.

Libraries and Algorithmic Literacy

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Pat Aufderheide on Fair Use and Journalism, Documentary Filmmaking, and Visual Arts

For fair use week 2022, ARL teamed up with the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) #Mediawell project and asked experts to weigh in on how fair use supports research, news, and truth. In these videos, Pat Aufderheide, University Professor, School of Communication, American University, shares her expertise on fair use and journalism, documentary filmmaking, and visual arts. To read the Codes of Best Practices in Fair Use that Pat references, please visit https://cmsimpact.org/report-list/codes/. You can see all of the interviews at fairuseweek.org.

Fair Use and Journalism

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Dalhousie Fair Dealing Guidelines

Dalhousie University

Under the Copyright Act, express permission of the copyright owner is required before making copies or distributing works, with some exceptions. These guidelines outline the framework for operating under one of these exceptions – “fair dealing” for the purposes of research, private study, review, criticism or news reporting, education, parody and satire. These guidelines outline the limits and requirements for making paper and electronic copies of a portion of a published work by individuals for their own use, by faculty for use in their courses of study and by libraries for the use of their patrons.

Learn more: https://libraries.dal.ca/services/copyright-office/fair-dealing/fair-dealing-guidelines.html

Controlled Digital Lending Feedback Tool

Authors Alliance

Authors Alliance is gathering feedback from authors about Controlled Digital Lending (“CDL”) in order to strengthen our advocacy work and better represent your interests. Several of our members have already shared their views on how CDL helps authors and researchers, and we are now asking you to add your voice by completing this short form.

Learn more: https://www.authorsalliance.org/2021/02/22/call-to-action-share-why-you-support-controlled-digital-lending/