The Library's Legal Answer Book
Every librarian who wants to make wise policy decisions and protect the organization from legal challenges can now consult the library legal team of Minow and Lipinskil Libraries are in the thick of legal issues as new technologies add layers of complexity to everyday work in the library. How do you know what's legal? What can you do to identify and address issues before they turn into bona fide legal matters? Where do you turn for help? In this comprehensive and authoritative, yet easy-to-understand Q & A customized for librarians, you'll find expert guidance on complex issues. With coverage of all the issues of the day - filters, fair use, copyright, Web publishing and Internet use, software sharing, ADA compliance, free speech, privacy, access, and employment and liability issues - you will have a librarian's J.D. in short order! This timely and practical desktop tool: Focuses on quick and reader-friendly answers to common legal questions; Provides examples of legal challenges faced in libraries; Includes precedents and case citations to conduct additional research; Supports libraries in their commitment to access without liability; With detailed and ready-to-apply answers to
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The federal act bars a claim " based upon the exercise or performance or the failure to exercise or perform a discretionary function or duty on the part of a federal agency or an employee of the Government , whether or not the ...
Copyright Holder's Exclusive Rights Reproduction Derivative Works ( Adaptations of Works ) Distribution Performance and Display Location Clause Action ( Transmission or 13 1: LIBRARIES AND COPYRIGHT.
Distribution Performance and Display Location Clause Action ( Transmission or Communication ) Clause Performance of Sound Recordings by Digital Transmission Exceptions for Libraries and Users Library " Fair Use " of Copyrighted ...
Performances and Displays : Section 110 Q61 Teachers show videos in their classrooms all the time , even videos that they check out from our library . Can we show the same videos as part of library programs ?
In addition , section 109 ( the " first sale doctrine " ) and section 110 ( display and performance rights for specific user groups such as educators ) are discussed . Understanding these provisions is important in applying the law to ...
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Are you getting ready to change or update your library's policies? Ever wonder if you were breaking any laws showing that movie to the pack of kids who just walked in your door? Minow, a consultant ... Read full review
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