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Copyright

Creative Commons
Copyright for Music

 

Video

Medium

What You Can Do

Online Videos

 

DVD

 

Videotape

Teachers may use in these in the classroom without restrictions on length, percentage, or multiple use.

 

Students may use up to 10% or three minutes (whichever is less) of copyrighted video in a multimedia project.

 

All videos and video clips used in multimedia projects must be cited properly.

 

Music

Medium

What You Can Do

Online Resources

Music

 

Sound Effects

 

Podcasts

You can use up to 10% of a song or copyrighted audio clip in a presentation.

 

You may not use more than 30 seconds of a song or copyrighted audio clip in a presentation.

 

All audio clips used in presentations must be cited.

Soundzabound

 


Images

Medium

What You Can Do

Online Resources

Photographs

 

Illustrations

 

Collections of Photographs

 

Collections of Illustrations

All images used in presentations must be cited.

 

You may use up to 5 images by an artist or photographer.

 

In a collection of images, you may use up to 15 images or 10% of the collection, whichever is less.

Google Advanced Image Search

 

Pics4Learning

 


Text

Medium

What You Can Do

Online Resources

Text from a website

Up to 250 words of a poem
 

Articles, stories, or essays less than 2,500 words

Up to 10% of a longer work (or 1,000 words, whichever is less).
 

One chart, picture, diagram, graph, or cartoon per book or periodical
 

Up to two pages from an illustrated work less than 2,500 words (ie: A picture book)

Teachers may make multiple copies for classroom use.
 

Teachers may incorporate text into multimedia for teaching courses.
 

Students may incorporate text into multimedia projects.
 

All text must be properly cited whether it is directly quoted or paraphrased.

Quoting, Paraphrasing, and Summarizing Rules and practice