Copyright and Fair Use for the Google Generation

Kristin Hokanson / Teryl Magee

SETTING THE CONTEXT: While copyright and fair use can be confusing to navigate you CAN use copyrighted material in your creative work! This introduction to the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Media Literacy Education will explain fair use, reduce copyright confusion and share helpful ideas regarding how to teach students and staff about copyright and fair use.

DISCUSS AND SHARE:
  • How is copyright viewed in today‚Äôs world?
  • How is it taught?
  • Why do creative people value copyright law?

Explaining Copyright & Fair Use
  • What is Copyright
  • What is Fair Use


Let's look at some student project examples is this Fair Use
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  • Nature
  • Amount
  • Effect on Potential Market


Darfur Shorts: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oMz-9HxBfyg
Rules of Courtly Love: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DA8Rifov90U&index=6&list=PLEA4714A814788E4D
It's Triggy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_WpbEaqkgzU
AXE commercial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AxWGVTfI708
Mad World Anti Bullying https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NeJsbybOrCw
Just for Fun
Single Ladies in Mayberry: http://copyrightconfusion.wikispaces.com/file/view/Mayberryedit.mov (original)
Scary Mary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2T5_0AGdFic&feature=kp
Call Me Maybe: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hX1YVzdnpEc

Reasoning Tool
http://copyrightconfusion.wikispaces.com/reasoning-tool
Join the wiki
https://wikispaces.com/join/XFJXDR7
My Favorite Remixes
http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLWAlBTqEcoWZcTwRoM9K_enmZe6qCUw3P


ADDITIONAL RESOURCES:

http://mediaeducationlab.com/copyright
http://www.cmsimpact.org/fair-use
http://www.cmsimpact.org/blog/fair-use/why-fair-use-more-dependable-you-think