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Copyright Information: Copyright

MSU Copyright Services for Courses

MSU Libraries Copyright Permissions Center

MSU Course Pack and Copyright Service This office is now the Library, the phone is 884-6468.

Other University Web Sites

Stanford University Libraries Copyright & Fair Use - An extensive collection of information

Guide to Copyright and Fair Use - Charleston Southern University

Copyright Overview - Legal Information Institute - Cornell University.

For Video Use in Class FAQ on Fair Use and Intellectual Property Issues - Western Kentucky University

Copyright Basics Online Tutorial - Intellectual Property Information Center - Kansas State University

Copyright Crash Course  - University of Texas - UT System

Recent Books on Copyright

  • Albert, G. Peter
    Intellectural property law in cyberspace. (2011)
    Arlington, VA:  BNA Books
    Schaefer Law Library, Level 1:  KF 3095 .A77 2011

  • Aoki, Keith; Boyle, James & Jenkins, Jennifer.
    Bound by law? tales from the public domain. (2008)
    Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press.
    Schaefer Law Library, Level 1: KF3050 .A54 2008 
  • Armatas, Steven A.
    Distance learning and copyright : a guide to legal issues. (2008)
    Chicago : American Bar Association.
    Schaefer Law Library, Level 1: KF3030.1 .A947 2008

  • Besek, June M.
    Copyright issues relevant to the creation of a digital archive. (2003)
    Washington, D.C.: Council on Library and Information Resources.

  • CENDI (U.S.). Copyright Task Group
    Frequently asked questions about copyright. (2008)
    [Fort Belvoir, VA]: CENDI.

  • Code of best practices in fair use for academic and research libraries. (2012)
    Washington, DC:  Association of Research Libraries.

  • Dannenberg, Ross A.
    Computer games and virtural worlds:  a new frontier in intellectual property law. (2010)
    Chicago:  American Bar Association
    Schaefer Law Library, Level 1:  KF3024 .C6 C625 2010

  • Fagundes, David and Robert C. Lind
    Questions & answers:  copyright law. (2010)
    New Providence, NJ:  LexisNexis
    Schaefer Law Library, Reserve: KF2995 .F34 2010

  • Goldstein, Paul and P. Bernt Hugenholtz
    International Copyright: Principles, Law, and Practice. (2013)
    Oxford:  Oxford University Press.
    Schaefer Law Library, Level 1: K1420.5 .G65 2013

  • LaFrance Mary
    Copyright law in a nutshell. 2nd edition. (2011)
    St. Paul, MN : Thomson/ West.
    Schaefer Law Library, Reserve: KF2994 .L34 2011

  • Leaffer, Marshall A. 
    Understanding copyright law. 5th edition. (2010)
    New Providence, NJ:  LexisNexis
    Schaefer Law Library, Reserve:  KF2994 .L43 2010

  • McJohn, Stephen M.
    Copyright : examples and explanations. 3nd edition.  (2012)
    New York, NY : Aspen Publishers.
    Schaefer Law Library, Reserve: KF2995 .M35 2012

  • Stim, Richard
    Patent, copyright, & trademark.  (2010)
    Berkeley, CA: Nolo
    Schaefer Law Library, Level 1:  KF2980 .E44 2010

  • Tehranian, John
    Infringement nation:  copyright 2.0 and you. (2011)
    New York:  Oxford University Press
    Schaefer Law Library:  KF2994 .T44 2011

  • Tian, YiJun
    Re-thinking intellectual property : the political economy of copyright protection in the digital era.  (2009)
    London ; New York : Routledge-Cavendish
    Schaefer Law Library, Level 1: K1420.5 .T53 2009

  • Tussey, Deborah
    Complex copyright : mapping the information ecosystem. (2012)
    Burlington, Vt : Ashgate.
    Schaefer Law Library, Level 1: KF2994 .T87 2012
  • Westerbrook, Steve
    Composition & copyright : perspectives on teaching, text-making, and fair use. (2009)
    Albany : SUNY Press.
    Schaefer Law Library, Level 1: KF3020 .C66 2009

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