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Copyright & the Classroom

Educators are afforded special privileges with copyrighted material when it is used in a nonprofit learning context. We assist you in interpreting the four factors for fair use in order to determine if your use of copyrighted material is covered by fair use.  

As advocates for open education we encourage educators to make use of content that has a Creative Commons License. Material with a Creative Commons License can be freely used without requiring permission from the license owner. We can assist you to identify and interpret a Creative Commons License.