On 2/17/06 10:40 AM, "Brewer, Michael" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> The 10% or 3 minutes is not part of the law.
> If the use is for a class, it is clear under TEACH that you can
> use/perform whatever amount you need to toward the educational goal if
> it is a "nondramatic" film, or perform limited and reasonable portions
> of any other film.
> The exception are those films specifically created to be used as part of
> mediated instructional activities transmited via digital networks.
> These are not covered under TEACH.
> You could also use fair use to rationalize the streaming, if you feel
> TEACH is too restrictive, but each use would have to be scrutinized
> individually and weighed by the 4 factors to determine whether the use
> was "fair use."
> TEACH and fair use only stipulate that the copy is a legal one, not who
> owns it. However, if there are other license agreements around the use
> of a particular video, those could trump copyright law. I'll let others
> chime in on that one.
> Michael Brewer
> Slavic Studies, German Studies & Media Arts Librarian
> University of Arizona Library A210
> 1510 E. University
> P.O. Box 210055
> Tucson, AZ 85721
> Voice: 520.307.2771
> Fax: 520.621.9733
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> Badilla-Melendez, Cindy
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> Subject: [Videolib] question on copyrights
> I know that few weeks ago there was a discussion on copyrights for video
> clips online. I know we can use 10% or 3 minutes which ever is less. But
> this is related to if the library owns the video.
> Can we put video clips online (streaming video) for distance ed, of
> owned by faculty but not by the library?
> We all know that if the library buys a video, we pay $300 for it, and if
> professor buy the same video he/she will pay only $50. So would that has
> something to with being allowed legally to put the prof's copy of video
> clips online? We are allowed to put personal copies on course reserve.
> What do you think?
> Cindy Badilla-Melendez
> Media Resources Librarian
> O'Shaughnessy-Frey Library,
> University of St. Thomas
> phone (651) 962-5464
> fax (651) 962-5406
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