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Information Literacy – Core: Copyright

Copyright

Copyright

MODULE: Copyright

Introduction

You have likely heard of controversies surrounding copyright in popular media.  For example, YouTubers may issue copyright strikes against another creator for using content without permission; a pop singer may be sued by another artist for stealing their music; or, a recording label may send a cease and desist letter to someone for illegally downloading music.  However, did you know that you, too, likely have copyright protection in your own works?  This tutorial will introduce you to the basics of copyright protection as well as clear up a few misconceptions. 

The basics of copyright

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