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Copyright is a legal protection that grants the owners (authors) exclusive rights to:
You may be able to make limited reuse of someone's work if your use is considered Fair Use. Use the Fair Use checklist to determine that.
Fair use helps with promoting scholarship and research so using some copyrighted material for educational purposes may be legal but you must analyze how you want to reuse. Consider these four questions to make your determination.
Authors will need to learn about protecting their work.
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