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Can I Use That? An Interactive Workshop on Copyright and Fair Use
Starts: Thursday 4/6/2017 11:00 AM
Ends: Thursday 4/6/2017 01:00 PM
Location: MSC 1400
Presenters: Emilie Algenio and Dr. Nate Poling
Hosted By: Center for Teaching Excellence
Contact Information: cte@tamu.edu


The University Libraries and the Center for Teaching Excellence invite all faculty and staff for an interactive working lunch session on understanding fair use, an important doctrine within copyright law. Fair use, and its flexibility, can help you choose content for your course, decide what picture to use in your book, or what table to use in your conference presentation. Workshop participants will learn fair use basics, including the four factors noted in the United States Code, Title 17, ยง 107. Participants will be introduced to the Fair Use Checklist tool, when faced with using text, images, or songs made by someone other than yourself. Lastly, the workshop will cover the meaning and value of a transformative use. By the end of the session, participants will have a better understanding about how fair use can positively influence their teaching, course design, and research. Boxed lunch is provided.

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Open to: Faculty Staff
Registration Starts: Tuesday 2/28/2017 12:00 AM
Registration Ends: Thursday 4/6/2017 12:00 AM
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