The Library's Legal Answer Book (Google eBook)
Publisher's description: Libraries are in the thick of legal issues as new technologies add layers of complexity to everyday work in the library. How do you know what's legal? What can you do to identify and address issues before they turn into bona fide legal matters? Where do you turn for help? With coverage of all the issues of the day--filters, fair use, copyright, Web publishing and Internet use, software sharing, ADA compliance, free speech, privacy, access, and employment and liability issues--you will have a "librarian's J.D." in short order! Detailed and ready-to-apply answers to more than 600 legal questions will make this trouble-shooting guide your favorite quick-reference.
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DESIGNING THE LIBRARY WEB PAGE
FILTERS AND OTHER RESTRICTIONS ON INTERNET ACCESS
DIGITAL LIBRARY RESOURCES AND PATRONS WITH DISABILITIES
LIBRARY RECORDS AND PRIVACY
MEETING ROOMS AND DISPLAYS The Public Soapbox inside the Library
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Page 27 - ... (1) the purpose and character of the use, including whether such use is of a commercial nature or is for nonprofit educational purposes; (2) the nature of the copyrighted work; (3) the amount and substantiality of the portion used in relation to the copyrighted work as a whole; and (4) the effect of the use upon the potential market for or value of the copyrighted work.