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November 25, 2006

DMCA-a-go-go

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1. Audiovisual works included in the educational library of a college or university’s film or media studies department, when circumvention is accomplished for the purpose of making compilations of portions of those works for educational use in the classroom by media studies or film professors.

So, it's now legal to rip a DVD for some educational uses. Nice. Now... about the rest of the DMCA?

EFF has the whole story

Posted by at November 25, 2006 11:52 PM

Comments

Nice. I hope that we can get this word out to professors that
are worried about this kind of use. Can I quote you?
Thanks.

Posted by: cheryl at November 27, 2006 12:51 PM

Quote away!

Posted by: Camden at November 27, 2006 12:56 PM