Fair Use Analysis

THE FAIR USE ANALYSIS TOOL from the University of Minnesota Libraries will help you conduct a "fair use" four-factor review of your intended use:

http://www.lib.umn.edu/copyright/checklist.phtml

For legal protection reasons, it is recommended that for every item you use under the fair use clause of the Copyright Act that you complete such a checklist and keep it on file for three years following the last date of use of the item.