Copyright / Fair Use
SPARC, the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition, has created this Author Rights resource.
A concise, 7 minute YouTube video from Duke University: Copyright & Privacy Guidelines for Recording Lectures
Fair use checklist - Columbia University's Copyright Advisory Office
Indiana University Copyright and Fair Use Page
Duke University's Policy document on Fair use and Electronic Course Content (February 2008)
Copyright Law of the United States
Jonathon Band,principal attorney for the U.S. Library Copyright Presentation on Domestic and Foreign Copyright Policies and Promoting the Creative Economy
Educause Creative Commons Page (Alternative to Copyright)
Linking to other people's websites
Here is a great Stanford University article about linking to other websites from your web page. It includes a model permission form with excellent explanation on how to process it. http://fairuse.stanford.edu/overview/website-permissions/linking/
Blogs, News, etc.
Duke University has a Scholarly Communications Officer who maintains a blog and resources page
They also have a Scholarly Communications tool Kit
Includes model Guest Speaker releas form, model Student Release form,model Copyright Release form and others.
Duke University's Teach Act Flow Chart