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|Subject:||Copyright/Attribution of Material|
My colleagues and I are hoping to conduct some research for
which we need to develop a corpus or research articles. The
articles in question need to be transferred into .txt format, and
hence we were wondering whether there would be any issues
related to copyright/attribution of the material (e.g., we would be
copying and pasting the articles into a .txt file for easier use in
The papers in question are available under a creative commons
license, and it is stated that it 'allows reuse subject only to the use
being non-commercial and to the article being fully attributed'.
If anyone can see any issues relating to this, we would very much
appreciate your feedback.
I hate to say this but I would look for legal guidance.
One resource that could help is the DIgital Copyright Listserv.
Sorry I don't have better information.
|Reply From:||Elizabeth J Pyatt click here to access email|