While I am no means an expert, please find several resources below on copyright, fair use, and creative commons.
Reproduction of Copyrighted Works by Educators and Librarians: A Guide from the United States Copyright Office
Copyright One Sheet – includes a succinct overview of Creative Commons, Public Domain, Permission, and Fair Use, as well as attribution.
Copyright and Ethical Use Packet
This packet makes reference to NYSUT’s Teacher Rating Rubric. If you are not a school that has adopted this rubric, feel free to remove these pages as needed.
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Copyright and Ethical Use of Information Print Version
Device-Friendly PDF (with hyperlinks)
PowerPoint with Live Fair Use Checklist:
Copyright and Ethical Use of Information
Caution: This PowerPoint uses fonts that may not be installed on your system. To display properly, you need “Connecticut” for headings and “Calisto MT” for the body.
Connecticut is available as a free download at Fonts 101
Calisto MT is a standard Microsoft Office font.
Live Form Only, with “safe” fonts:
More Copyright Resources:
Additional links to copyright resources are available in the packet above.
Copyright Crash Course from the University of Texas Libraries
Please feel free to use the above resources. I would love to hear from you if you are using it, if you found it useful, and any questions, comments or concerns.