Monthly Archives: September 2013

AUCC’s nine-pack of Fair Dealing Guidelines

The full text of the 9 revised AUCC Fair Dealing Guidelines have now been posted online on the SCRIBD website (links at excesscopyright.blogspot.ca)  and at the University of Calgary library.  I’m curious as to why AUCC does not just post them on their own website.  Why is the task of disseminating these important documents to […]

Comparison of Fair Dealing and Fair Use in Education Post-Pentalogy

Lisa Di Valentino, a doctoral student in Library & Information Science at the University of Western Ontario has posted a new working paper on SSRN.  Entitled “Comparison of Fair Dealing and Fair Use in Education Post-Pentalogy”, the author discusses and compares the scope of Canadian fair dealing and American fair use.  In addition to providing […]