More on copyright

Daniel Zabetakis dan at cubmol.bio.columbia.edu
Fri Mar 12 10:21:08 EST 1993


In article <113473 at netnews.upenn.edu> weemba at sagi.wistar.upenn.edu (Matthew P Wiener) writes:
>In article <1993Mar11.000309.9684 at news.columbia.edu>, dan at cubmol (Daniel Zabetakis) writes:
>>>Is it legal to ask via the net a copy of a published (in a Journal) article?
>>>I mean, not directly to the author(s), but for anyone who has it.  Does it
>>>infringe the copyright?
>
>>   Not if you pay the reprint charge.
>
>Why pay a charge for "fair use" copying?

   Fair use would cover you making a personal copy for your studies.
   But I doubt it would cover making copies for other people, and mailing
it to them (internationally!).

   Summary: Don't worry about copyright.

DanZ

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