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Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Academic and Research Libraries released by ARL

Posted by Editor on January 26, 2012

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) on Thursday released a “Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Academic and Research Libraries.” According to ARL, it is “a clear and easy-to-use statement of fair and reasonable approaches to fair use developed by and for librarians who support academic inquiry and higher education.” Fair use is a fuzzy legal doctrine that permits limited use of copyrighted material without acquiring permission from the copyright holder.
http://tinyurl.com/7bgrf8w

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