COPYRIGHT RESOURCES PROJECT:
Working with Copyright–Protected Materials in a Digital Environment

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COPYRIGHT RESOURCES PROJECT

CINEFILES FILM DOCUMENT IMAGE DATABASE

COPYRIGHT TOOLBOX

COPYRIGHT TOOLBOX

COPYRIGHT CLEARANCE STRATEGIES

The following section describes the procedures and tools Pacific Film Archive staff use to seek copyright holders’ permissions to display their materials via PFA’s CineFiles database. It is organized in the following parts:

Overview of PFA’s Copyright Clearance Procedures
Identifying Copyright Holders
Securing Permissions
Three Common Scenarios
Other Conclusions: Technology and Copyright Clearance


See also the following pages for additional information:

Flowchart of Process
Case Studies in Copyright Permissions and Clearance
Sample Permissions Packet
Digital Rights Management Guidelines