Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2021 Day 5 Roundup

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

Check out all the great posts from the final day—Day 5—of Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2021! Don’t see yours? Email kaylyn@arl.org to get it added! You can view previous roundups here.

Blog Posts/News

Creation Is Not a Closed Book Exam: Developing the Best Practices in Fair Use for Open Educational Resources,” Will Cross and Meredith Jacob, Copyright at Harvard Library blog

Fair Dealing Week 2021: Beyond Fair Dealing,” Lachlan MacLeod, Dalhousie University Libraries’ The Libvine blog

Fair Use Week 2021: A Case from South Florida,” Kristy Padron, Florida Atlantic University Libraries


Applying Fair Use in the Classroom,” hosted by University of Arkansas University Libraries

Copyright for Internet Creators Town Hall,” hosted by Electronic Frontier Foundation

Fair Use Week Office Hours,” hosted by University of Houston Libraries


Copyright Toolkit,” University of Nebraska Kearney Calvin T. Ryan Library

Debunking the Fair Use vs. Fair Dealing Myth: Have We Had Fair Use All Along?,” Ariel Katz, The Cambridge Handbook of Copyright Limitations and Exceptions