Copyright Question Three

Copyright Question Three

Gerry has just finished reading several book chapters which he found very useful. So, he decided to scan them and post them on Facebook.

Is this use covered by the UT System Copyright Clearance Center Annual License?

Yes

Incorrect

This is not covered by the Copyright Clearance Center Annual License. The License only covers use of printed material within the UT System. By posting on Facebook, Gerry has made it available to a much wider community. The material Gerry has posted is probably copyrighted. If so, he will have to ask permission of the copyright holder.

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No

Correct

This is not covered by the Copyright Clearance Center Annual License. The License only covers use of printed material within the UT System. By posting on Facebook, Gerry has made it available to a much wider community. The material Gerry has posted is probably copyrighted. If so, he will have to ask permission of the copyright holder to post on Facebook.

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