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版权资源

What else is available to help understand the complexities?

 

工具

合理使用分析工具

Analysis of 合理使用 is actually like using an old-fashioned balance scale.

This text-based tool gives you a sense of this. It doesn’t assign weight automatically—you have to do that yourself—but it still helps you to conduct an analysis. 的n print out the results for your records.

公共领域的滑块

的 digital version of an analog tool can help you understand if a work has entered the public domain (in the U.S.) because its copyright protection has expired.

的 Adobe-Flash-based tool factors in how copyright law has changed over time and how those changes have affected what's in the public domain. 如果作品在公共领域, you don’t need to seek copyright permissions and can use it freely.

 

Websites

U.S. 版权办公室  的 authoritative website of the office that formally registers copyrights.

版权 @ 美国图书馆协会  A product of the oldest and largest library association in the US.

关于版权 @ 版权结算中心  CCC is both a copyright information source and a comprehensive copyright permission service.

知识共享  版权 reserves all rights of copying ("all rights reserved") to the copyright owner. A 知识共享 license reserves some rights ("some rights reserved") so that users have more flexibility to use works without worrying about infringing. 更多的介绍.

版权 and 合理使用: Stanford University Libraries  This excellent website is thorough and well-designed. Curated by a copyright lawyer, it features briefs of a host of legal cases and related articles.

版权时限

版权里程碑时间表  A history in brief of important copyright developments in the U.S. 从 美国国会图书馆. 的re’s a little bit of a statutory law perspective.

版权的时间表  A more detailed history of copyright 从 Association of 研究 Libraries (陆军研究实验室). Here there’s a little bit of a case law perspective.

 

主要来源

U.S. 宪法

《云顶集团官网》(第一条第八款) protects the right of the creator of a work to its exclusive use: 的 Congress shall have Power…To promote the Progress of Science and useful 艺术, by securing for limited Times to Authors and Inventors the exclusive Right to their respective Writings and Discoveries…

版权 Law of the United States of America

的 版权 Law of the United States of America gets revised periodically by different legislative acts that you might hear about in the news (Sonny Bono 版权 Term Extension Act, 教的行为, DMCA). All these revisions end up in the 版权 Law in the latest version of the United States Code where it lives.

合理使用会议 (CONFU)

CONFU was a serious attempt to determine what constitutes fair use that united 93 public and private copyright-owning and copyright-using entities to negotiate a consensus. 的努力, which took place in 1996 during the presidency of Bill Clinton, met little success because of conflicting interests. It was a demonstration of the challenges of finding balance that satisfies both owners and users of copyrighted material

 

Glossary

Glossary 是专门针对版权的词典吗.
的 included terms are linked throughout 版权的桌子's webpages.