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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LIBRARIES AND COPYRIGHT Determining If a Work Is Copyrighted 01 Q2 Q3 As a general rule , are library - created newsletters , bibliographies , web pages , and the like protected by copyright ? When is a library publication not ...
Are these known as " the Rule of 5 " ? Q53 Can my library make copies of articles for staff on a routing list ? Q54 I read that the term of copyright has been extended by twenty years . Is there an exception for libraries ?
Actual Damages Statutory Damages Libraries and Actual Damages Attorney's Fees Criminal Penalties Appendix When Works Pass into the Public Domain : Copyright Duration Rules Notes value of the copyrighted the use , as a whole 18 LIBRARIES ...
DETERMINING IF A WORK IS COPYRIGHTED Q1 As a general rule , are library - created newsletters , bibliographies , web pages , and the like protected by copyright ? It depends . The first issue to consider is who actually created the work ...
In the words of the House Judiciary Committee , the purpose of the amendment was " to clarify the intent of Congress that there be no per se rule barring claims of fair use of unpublished works . " 71 Rather , " courts are to examine ...
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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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