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Basic Resources


Copyright on Campus

Join Jane, the campus librarian, as she provides a fun and informative overview of U.S. copyright law and its impact on colleges and universities. For more information about copyright and for licensing to share copyrighted material, visit the Copyright Clearance Center's website.

Parody of Copyright Law and Fair Use

Professor Eric Faden of Bucknell University provides this humorous, yet informative, review of copyright principles.

Academic Resources

Public Performance Rights

Public Performance Rights (PPR) are the legal right to show a film in public. The following are a few resources that can help you discern when it is necessary to seek PPR: