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Mass Media: An Undergraduate Research Guide : Copyright/Intellectual Property



About Copyright

This guide will assist you in finding information about intellectual property and copyright law. It also provides resources for researching copyright as it applies to the online entertainment industry, including the visual, audio and digital arts.

Try searching these terms using the resources linked on this page: peer-to-peer file sharing, music industry and lawsuit*, Napster and (lawsuit or trial* or litiga*), electronic (media or music) and piracy, litigation and digital music, webcasting and copyright, intellectual property and (law* or infringement), fair use and education*, copyright* and legislation*, Digital Millennium Copyright Act, The Pirate Bay and music streaming, and patent* and intellectual property.


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