Before you start
STEP 1: STARTING out
STEP 2: FINDING
STEP 3: EVALUATING
STEP 4: Legal and ethical USE
What is it?
What is a paper mill?
SA copyright law
Own vs. others work
STEP 5: COMMUNICATING
- For the purpose of research or private study, or for personal or private
use Section 12 (1) of the Act allows the making of a single copy of
a reasonable portion of a work, consistent with fair dealing.
- It is generally accepted that the copying of the whole or a major
portion of the work in question is not reasonable and not compatible
with fair dealing.
- The user may not make the copy available to others.
- Copyright shall also not be infringed for the purposes of critical
review or reporting of current events in a newspaper, film or broadcast.