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Copyright and Plagiarism: Fair Use

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Fair Use Guidelines

Measuring Fair Use: The Four Factors

The four factors judges consider are:

  • the purpose and character of your use
  • the nature of the copyrighted work
  • the amount and substantiality of the portion taken, and
  • the effect of the use upon the potential market.

Stanford University --Fair Use Libguide

Fair Use Checklist

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