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Copyright: Guidelines for Students

What's Copyright and Fair Use? This LibGuide is designed to help the students, faculty and staff understand the difference between fair use and copyright infringement. It offers simplified tables, videos, and even a quiz to test one's copyright knowledge.

Copyright Videos

Synopsis: Have you ever burned a copy of your favorite movie for a friend? or Downloaded your favorite television show through a P2P file sharing platform? This video explains the difference between copyright infringement and fair use.

Synopsis: Is showing a film on campus covered under Fair Use? A college student wants to give a public screening of a film on campus and wonders if that classifies as fair use.(HIGHLY RECOMMENDED)

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