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Northeastern University Library Copyright and Fair Use Website
Provides an overview, and guidelines for fair use, course reserve, digital production and performance, distance education and the Teach Act, and interlibrary loan.
American Library Association Copyright Information
College Art Association (CAA) Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for the Visual Arts. This is " based on a consensus of professionals in the visual arts who use copyrighted images, texts, and other materials in their creative and scholarly work."
Library of Congress, U.S. Copyright Office
The Office's mission is: "To promote creativity by administering and sustaining an effective national copyright system."
Music Library Association Copyright Guide
Maintained by the Legislation Committee of the Music Library Association (MLA) as a resource for anyone interested in issues of copyright as they apply to the fields of music and music librarianship.
Music Modernization Act
"The Copyright Law is Getting a Makeover. What does that mean for the music?" October 4, 2018 article in News@Northeastern by Emily Arnsten. Interview with David Herlihy, music industry professor at Northeastern and copyright lawyer.
Citations and Bibliographies
Interactive Assessment Tool
Exceptions for Instructors
This tool can also help you collect information detailing your educational use and provide you with a summary in PDF format.