Tomeo's Copyright Map

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1. Copyright

1.1. the legal concept that works—art, writing, images, music, and more—belong to the people who create them

1.2. Educator’s Guide to Copyright: The Educator's Guide to Copyright and Fair Use | Education World

1.3. Copyright for Teachers and Students

2. Fair Use

2.1. To determine whether a proposed use is a fair use, you must consider the following four factors:

2.1.1. The purpose and character of the use, including whether such use is of a commercial nature, or is for nonprofit education purposes

2.1.1.1. Materials should be used in class only for the purpose of serving the needs of specified educational programs

2.1.2. The nature of the copyrighted work.

2.1.2.1. Only those portions of the work relevant to the educational objectives of the course should be used in the classroom.

2.1.3. The amount and substantiation of the portion used in relation to the copyrighted work as a whole.

2.1.3.1. Materials used in the classroom will generally be limited to brief works or brief excerpts from longer works.

2.1.4. The effect of the use upon the potential market for, or value of, the copyrighted work.

2.1.4.1. Materials used in the class should include a citation to the original source of publication and a form of a copyright notice.

3. Creative Commons

3.1. Enables the free distribution of an otherwise copyrighted "work".

3.2. A CC license is used when an author wants to give other people the right to share, use, and build upon a work that they (the author) have created.

3.3. When we share, everyone wins - Creative Commons - find resources or share your resources

4. Public Domain

4.1. Refers to creative materials that are not protected by intellectual property laws such as copyright, trademark, or patent laws

4.2. Common ways that works arrive in the public domain:

4.2.1. • the copyright has expired

4.2.2. • the copyright owner failed to follow copyright renewal rules

4.3. Phrases such as, “Show me the money” or, “Beam me up” are not protected under copyright law. Short phrases, names, titles, or small groups of words are considered common idioms of the English language and are free for anyone to use.

4.4. A fact or a theory is not protected by copyright.