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Re: settling a dispute

One of the best informative sites on fair use is:  http://fairuse.stanford.edu/.

Lesley Ellen Harris

On Sep 29, 2009, at 6:09 PM, David Thibodeau wrote:

A point for this discussion:  Fair use doesn't apply to works in
the public domaine or to the copyright owner, it applies solely
to works that are protected by copyright law.

I caanot see an instance where digitizing an entire original work
for the purpose of freely circulatimg the title wouldn't violate
copyright law on all four factors.

Digtizing a book for the purpose of preservation is allowable,
(it should probable be part of a libraries collection policy, if
we only had the time...).


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