Re: [Videolib] Restricted PPR

Brock, Shawn (Shawn.Brock@aetn.com)
Tue, 11 Nov 2008 09:30:23 -0500

There are numerous other criteria besides just face-to-face instruction,
so you may want to review Title 17 Section 110. Here's a handy link to
it:

http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/110.html

-Shawn


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[mailto:videolib-bounces@lists.berkeley.edu] On Behalf Of Judy Shoaf
Sent: Monday, November 10, 2008 10:44 PM
To: videolib@lists.berkeley.edu
Subject: Re: [Videolib] Restricted PPR

PPR is not necessary if the video is being used in face-to-face
teaching. Any legally obtained copy is OK for that.

Can Zeitgeist declare that they have the right to charge PPR for this?

Judy

jwoo wrote:
> Hi. This is going over old ground somewhat, but is there such a thing

> as Public Performance Rights with an asterisk?
>
> I got a Zeitgeist brochure for a Louise Bourgeois DVD where the PPR*
> is only for "screenings to groups of up to 50 people (libraries,
> classrooms, churches, clubs, etc.) when no admission is charged."
>
> Would this be binding if an institution bought a copy? What if a
> class has 51 students enrolled? Who's supposed to monitor the class
> size a video is being checked out for?
>
> Does the TEACH Act trump such language?
>
> Thanks, Janice @ CCA.edu
>
> p.s. it says the dvd is available exclusively to institutions, and
> there is no option for non-PPR purchase
>
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VIDEOLIB is intended to encourage the broad and lively discussion of
issues relating to the selection, evaluation, acquisition,bibliographic
control, preservation, and use of current and evolving video formats in
libraries and related institutions. It is hoped that the list will serve
as an effective working tool for video librarians, as well as a channel
of communication between libraries,educational institutions, and video
producers and distributors.

VIDEOLIB is intended to encourage the broad and lively discussion of issues relating to the selection, evaluation, acquisition,bibliographic control, preservation, and use of current and evolving video formats in libraries and related institutions. It is hoped that the list will serve as an effective working tool for video librarians, as well as a channel of communication between libraries,educational institutions, and video producers and distributors.