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Fair(y) Use Tale

   May 19th, 2007 Brian Herzog

Here's an interesting video explaining copyright law and Fair Use, using only clips from Disney videos. It's funny, informative and surprisingly clear: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJn_jC4FNDo

Found through Boing Boing.

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Go Ask Mickey

   February 27th, 2007 Brian Herzog

Mickey Mouse imageOne of the things I enjoy the least about being a librarian is doing selection - picking which materials to buy for the library's collection. Sometimes, though, an item comes along that obviously need to be purchased. Witness Disney's new "Let's Talk About Puberty" DVD set.

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