May 26, 2022

Video: A Helpful Introduction to Key Fair Use Concepts by Google Copyright Attorney, Fred von Lohmann

Fair Use Week 2015 coordinated by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is now underway.

FairUseWeek-Logo-header-colorA number of events are taking place this week and they’re listed on the Fair Use Week calendar with additional news and useful resources available on the web site.

Here are two videos and a new infographic commissioned by ARL that we think are worth knowing about.

Introduction and Welcome to Fair Use Week 2015 by Kyle Courtney, Copyright Advisor, Harvard U. Office for Scholarly Communication

As mentioned in the title of our post, here’s a 7:44 video intro to key fair use concepts by Google attorney, Fred von Lohmann.

Fair Use Facts: Infographic

Direct to Fair Use Infographic (2 pages; PDF)

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.