Fair use week, 2017

There have been an outstanding collection of blog posts, videos, infographics, etc., during Fair Use Week, 2017. Since fair use is so important to academic work, I highly recommend you review some of them. The fair use week blog has roundup posts for all 5 days of Fair Use Week!

I want to call special attention to these two:

On this blog: Fair Use & WashU, by Micah Zeller

Using Fair Use to Preserve and Share Disappearing Government Information: A Guide for Rogue Librarians (February 21, 2017) 60-minute ACRL webcast for Fair Use Week 2017 walks through a strong fair use case for preservation of federal digital websites and data even when specific items may not be in the public domain and/or rights holder is unknown.

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Ruth is a librarian at Washington University for biology, math, history of science; she is also scholarly communications coordinator. Email: rlewis@wustl.edu Phone: 314-935-4819