Copyright Guidelines for Television
This copyright site is intended to
bring clarification of copyright laws, and the rights to use copyrighted
materials, to Washburn University faculty and staff. It is an overview of the
licensing practices and copyright laws and issues relating to education.
As in the quiz, each situation must be
evaluated on a case-by-case basis. The quiz and this site should give
faculty/staff the ability to make those evaluations with regard to copyright
The following will provide you with a
basic framework to apply copyright law and Fair Use as it pertains to
recordings can be recorded, but may only be used within the first ten
school days after the recording is made.
recordings must be destroyed within 45 days after the recording is made
copyright permission is obtained.
recordings may not be altered.
recordings must include the copyright notice on the broadcast programs.
of satellite television programs must have appropriate license or have
for free reception.
a Copyright Quiz!
In this quiz you will be asked a
series of 5 True or False questions.
Copyright Quiz on Television
I Saw It on TV: A guide to broadcast
and cable programming sources
SONY - SONY Pictures and CBS
Time Warner - HBO, CNN, WB, Warner
Music, Turner Broadcasting, & Time