All films and videos in the libraries' collection are available for personal or educational use, regardless of where this takes place (an in-person class or online). Only some can be used for public viewing.
According to the U.S. Copyright Office, copyright laws in the United States protect "original works of authorship as soon as an author fixes the work in a tangible form of expression." Copyright provides copyright owners with exclusive rights to:
Fair Use allows for legal use of copyrighted material without permission. To be considered Fair Use four factors must be considered: