Journal Articles on Fair Use
The Fair Use Doctrine: History, Application, and Implications for (New Media) Writing Teachers
Writing teachers have always had to contend with plagiarism. However, the technology of the Internet and the thorny issues of copyright law complicate how we teach legal and ethical use of others' materials in the networked classroom.
The Future of Three-Dimensional Printing: Intellectual Property or Intellectual Confinement?
This article considers how the future development and use of three-dimensional printing may be facilitated or inhibited through intellectual property law and practice.
Increasing Librarian Confidence and Comprehension in a Fair Use Training Session
The results of this study illustrate that one-shot training sessions are effective in aiding librarians in academic libraries to engage with fair use.
The Interdependency of Fair Use and the First Amendment
The rights of free speech, to search for truth, to strive for self-realization, and to participate in the processes of self-government, are guaranteed in the first amendment; but these rights would not be possible without the grant of public access to information provided by the doctrine of fair use in the copyright clause.
Publishers Say They Are Not the Enemy in University Copyright Disputes
At Georgia State and elsewhere, they duel with librarians over the future of scholarly content
Pushing Back Against Legal Threats by Putting Fair Use Forward
A dynamic professorial duo leaps to the defense of beleaguered scholars
Rulifying Fair Use
The fair use doctrine makes copyright law more flexible, but it also creates uncertainty.
Why the Fair Use Doctrine Should be Eliminated
The concept of fair use was introduced in the Copyright Act of 1976 as a means of allowing limited free access to copyrighted material. However, the application of fair use principles in the adjudication of infringement cases has demonstrated a fundamental problem in our approach to intellectual property rights.
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