Copyright and Fair Use Information

Kettering College Copyright Policy
Outlines the rights and responsibilities of Kettering College faculty, staff and students regarding use of copyright protected materials.

An Overview of Copyright for Kettering College Faculty, Staff, and Students
A brief overview of copyright considerations when using materials for instructional purposes.

Copyright Quiz
Check your understanding of copyright.

Baruch College's InterActive Guide to Using Copyrighted Media in Your Courses
A free interactive guide to help faculty determine the appropriate copyright guidelines they must follow to use copyrighted media in their courses.

Campus Guide to Copyright Compliance
Developed by the Copyright Clearence Center, this site provides answers to copyright compliance questions in higher education

Copyright Clearence Center
This site is designed to facilitate obtaining clearence to use copyright-protected materials.

Copyright Crash Course
Sponsored by the University of Texas system, this site, while a little clumsy in design, is a wealth of information on copyright issues.

Copyright and Intellectual Propery
From the Association of Research Libraries, this site provides numerous links and resources regarding copyright, intellectual property and fair use.

Copyright and Fair Use
Sponsored by the Stanford University Libraries,the Council on Library Resources, and FindLaw Internet Legal Resources, this site provides links to primary documents, current legislation, issues, and internet resources on copyright and fair use.

Fair Use Checklist
This form can be used to evaluate and document determination of fair use.

Know Your Copy Rights: Resources for Teaching Faculty
Presented in an FAQ format, this document answers many questions about using copyright protected materials in both the traditional face-to-face classroom and in an online environment.

Comprehensive information on licensing digital information.

TEACH Toolkit
An online tool for understanding copyright with regard to distance education. Use the Teach Basic Checklist to determine what you must do with regard to obtaining copyright permission to use materials.

U.S. Copyright Office Home Page
Here you will find all key publications of the U.S. Copyright Office, links to the copyright law and to the homepages of other copyright-related organizations, the latest copyright regulations and a link to online copyright records cataloged since 1978.