||Resources on Copyright Basics
links to resources listed below are provided for informational
purposes only. While they may offer additional resources, tools,
or information on copyright issues of interest, the links should
not be seen as an endorsement of the content or organizations
of these web sites.
1: Copyright Basics. U.S. Copyright Office.
Matters. Office of Technology Transfer (OTT), University of
California (provides introduction to the principles of copyright
for University of California community).
- Copyright Quick Guide. Copyright Advisory Office, Columbia University.
Course in Copyright. Office of General Counsel, University
of Texas System (provides introduction to the principles of U.S.
Copyright for higher education in plain language).
- © Primer.
Center for Intellectual Property, University of Maryland University
College (UMUC). 2002 (provides online interactive introduction
to the principles of U.S. Copyright for higher education).
- Templeton, Brad. 10
Big Myths About Copyright Explained (describes some
common misunderstandings about U.S. Copyright in plain language).