This slide deck was developed for a BYOD (bring your own device) presentation at the Ohio eTech conference, 2/15/12. Participants built their own ebook using CAST's UDL Book Builder free learning tool.
- 1.Welcome! While youre waiting for the session, please visit http://bookbuilder.cast.org/ And create a free account! Youll need this to participate during todays session!
2. Build Your Own eBooks with CAST's UDL Book Builder Jessica Fries-Gaither Kimberly Lightle 3. About the Presenters
- Education Resource Specialist
- The Ohio State University
Kimberly Lightle Director of Digital Libraries The Ohio State University 4. Todays Agenda
- Sample E-book: Plants Need the Perfect Place
- Copyright, Fair Use, and Reuse
- Classroom Applications of E-books
5. What is CAST? Non-profit organization with a mission to expand learning opportunities for all individuals, especially those with disabilities, through the research and development ofinnovative, technology-based educational resources and strategies. http://cast.org / 6. What does CAST offer? Freemultimedia learning tools http://cast.org/learningtools/index.html 7. What is Universal Design forLearning (UDL)? http://cast.org/udl/index.html UDL is a set of principles for curriculum development that provides all individuals equal opportunities to learn. 8. Lets Listen to an E-Book Plants Need the Perfect Place Grades 3-5 Beyond Weather and the Water Cycle Available athttp://beyondweather.ehe.osu.edu/stories-for-students Sunset Tower in the Pacific Island Water Garden, Franklin Park Conservatory. Image courtesy of mwhaling, Flickr. 9. Creating an E-book All links and materials are found here: http://bit.ly/castbookbuilder 10. Copyright, Fair Use, and Right to Reuse
11. What Can Be Protected?
- Section 102 of the 1976 Copyright law lists:
- musical works, including any accompanying words
- dramatic works, including any accompanying music
- pantomimes and choreography
- pictorial, graphic and sculptural works
- motion pictures and other audiovisual works
12. What Can t Be Protected?
- works already in the Public Domain (information, knowledge, discoveries, and artistic creations never or no longer protected by copyright)
- those works not fixed in a tangible medium such as ideas
- works of the U.S. Government produced by government employees
13. Copyright is Automatic
- Copyright is therule , rather than the exception.
- Materials are copyright protectedinstantly .
- The creator or author mustdo somethingin order to not have copyright protection.
14. How do you know when something is in the Public Domain?
- Anything published prior to 1923
- Anything published between 1923 & 1978 without a copyright notice
- Between 1978 and 1 March, 1989:
- 70 years after death of author
- If corporate, or anonymous authorship, either 95 years from date of first publication, or 120 years from the date of creation, whichever comes first
15. http://librarycopyright.net/digitalslider 16. Copyright Law Exemption Fair Use
- As defined in Section 107 of the U.S. Copyright Act, fair use is a defense against charges of copyright infringement determined through the analysis and application of thefour fair use factors :
- thepurposeand character of the use, including whether such use is of a commercial nature or is for nonprofit educational purposes;
- thenatureof the copyrighted work;
- theamountand substantiality of the portion used in relation to the copyrighted work as a whole;
- theeffectof the use upon the potential market for or value of the copyrighted work.
17. How do you determine whetherFair Use applies?
- Fair Use Evaluator:http://www.librarycopyright.net/fairuse/
- Fair Use Checklist:http://copyright.columbia.edu/copyright/files/2009/10/fairusechecklist.pdf
- Thinking Through Fair Use:http://www.lib.umn.edu/copyright/fairthoughts
- Fair use frequently functions as anexemptionto the copyright law for educational and socially important purposes such asteaching , research, criticism, commentary, parody, and news reporting.
18. What if your use is outside thelimits of fair use?
- Obtain permission directly from the copyright holder.
- Reconsider your intended use.
- You could also try to find comparable works in thepublic domainorCreative Commonsworks that would meet your purpose.
19. Creative Commons
- Simple, standardized way to grant copyright permissions to their creative work.
- Every CC license helps creators to retain copyright while allowing others to copy, distribute, and make some uses of their work at least non-commercially.
http://creativecommons.org/choose/ http://search.creativecommons.org/ 20. Search for Images
- Creative Commons is a meta-search you can search Flickr, Fotopedia, Google, YouTube, etc.
- Search.USA.gov is the U.S. governments official search engine. It is a comprehensive, searchable index of about 50 million pages from federal, state, local, territorial, and tribal websites.
http://search.creativecommons.org/ http://search.usa.gov/images 21. Classroom Applications of E-books
- In pairs or small groups, discuss how you would use e-books in instruction.
22. Thank You!