Fair use is very broad for traditional, face-to-face instruction (including the use of Ball State's VIS). For example, library media can be used repeatedly since no reproductions are made. However, fair use is a privilege that includes exclusions on some types of reproductions for face-to-face instruction. A second use and/or reproduction of copyrighted material(s) might be beyond the privilege of fair use in that it may fail some or all of the four factors in the Copyright Act that determine fair use.
Some materials, however, can be used and reproduced over and over again for face-to-face. These include the following types of materials:
It is the responsibility of University Copyright Center in the Libraries to assist you with your fair use concerns.
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