Copyright In eLearning: Intellectual Property And License Problems

| February 13, 2019

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While surfing the internet, you may randomly encounter media that would be perfect for your next online course. For example, you can stumble upon an interesting video demonstration, a fascinating image or a cool sound effect that may improve the auditory presentation of your content. Even though you may envision your course being much better if you could use these resources, you need to keep in mind that you may face liability issues if you don’t obtain proper legal permissions to include these media in your eLearning courses.

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