Re: [Videolib] VHS to DVD transfer and copyright

From: Brewer, Michael <>
Date: Fri Sep 18 2009 - 09:58:28 PDT

The tool I developed with the ALA Office for Information Technology Policy is pretty straight forward:

Michael Brewer
Team Leader for Undergraduate Services
University of Arizona Library<>

From: [] On Behalf Of Seay, Jared Alexander
Sent: Friday, September 18, 2009 9:49 AM
Subject: [Videolib] VHS to DVD transfer and copyright

Hey, I know has been gone over much before, but could someone point me to a good (clear?) site about the legality of libraries transferring VHS to DVD and the circumstances in the US Copyright code that allow it? I know it is in Section 108 of the code, but I need some non-legal English to point folks to. Thanks.

Jared Alexander Seay
Reference Librarian
Director, Media Collections
Addlestone Library
College of Charleston
Charleston SC 29424


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