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Copyright Toolkit with Checklist

Can I Copy...

Type of Material

Can I Copy it?

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Print-based Materials             
*further restrictions apply 

 

Checkmark Copy for in-class distribution

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Copy for Learning Packages

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Copy public domain works

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  Scan and make an electronic copy

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  Post the electronic copy I've made on eConestoga

Photocopy course readings for Reserve in the Library

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an X meaning you cannot copy  Copy multiple short excerpts from the same copyright-protected work

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Online Sources
* further restrictions apply

 

Checkmark Copy or link to open access (e.g. Creative Commons) or public domain sources

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Checkmark  Post publicly available material (PAM) from the Internet on my LMS course page

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Checkmark  Link to articles and other materials provided through the Conestoga Library's online eResources

An X, meaning you cannot copy  Copy articles and other materials provided through the Conestoga Library's online eResources

an X meaning you cannot copy  Copy online sources that state you aren't allowed to copy for educational purposes

Images
* further restrictions apply

Checkmark Copy reproductions of artistic works from print publications containing other works

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Checkmark  Copy an image that meets the criteria for publicly available material (PAM) from the Internet

an X meaning you cannot copy  Copy an online image that was not posted by the copyright owner without first obtaining permission 

YouTube and Streaming Video

an X meaning you cannot copy  Copy videos posted by the copyright owner (unless explicitly stated otherwise)

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an X meaning you cannot copy  Copy videos posted by someone other than the copyright owner

CheckmarkStream videos posted by the copyright owner (unless explicitly stated otherwise; see Terms of Use)

an X meaning you cannot copy  Stream videos posted by someone other than the copyright owner

DVDs/Video in the Classroom

checkmark Show a legal copy of a feature film or documentary in class

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an X meaning you cannot copy  View a recorded copy of a feature film in class

Recording TV & Radio

 

Checkmark Record a news program at the time of broadcast

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Checkmark Show a recorded copy of a news or news commentary program in class

an X meaning you cannot copy  Copy a documentary or other television broadcast and show it in class without paying royalties

Checkmark Share a radio or TV broadcast at the time of airing

Music and Sound

Checkmark Play in classroom for educational or training purposes

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an X meaning you cannot copy  Play music at a college event without a license specific to that purpose