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by JonBol
Mon Oct 11, 2021 6:59 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: History project
Replies: 10
Views: 826

Re: History project

They want £15 to digitise from a negative as they say the right negative has to be found and it also needs to be catalogued. So I would be paying for the digitisation then available on their database to sell to others probably at a lower rate. There would normally be another fee if I wanted to share...
by JonBol
Mon Oct 11, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: History project
Replies: 10
Views: 826

Re: History project

Right I understand. Many of the photos I want are 1950, so based on what you are saying are out of copyright. However, I guess the archive can impose its own rules if allowing a member of the public to have or make a copy. Or can they charge for the copy but not impose rules on publishing be it in p...
by JonBol
Sun Oct 10, 2021 2:09 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: History project
Replies: 10
Views: 826

Re: History project

Yes, they suggested have all their holdings were digitised they would eventually be out of a job. However their mission statement suggests they encourage research! No one but me and some 80 year olds can identify those photos which would surely make them more valuable to the archive? The in-house co...
by JonBol
Sat Oct 09, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: History project
Replies: 10
Views: 826

Re: History project

I am dealing with an archive that has various items of interest to my project. They have about 70 relevant photos sitting in a shoebox unidentified other than date. They charge £15 per photo to scan from the original negative and an unknown fee if the image is to be shared. So I would be paying for ...
by JonBol
Sat Sep 11, 2021 2:04 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: History project
Replies: 10
Views: 826

Re: History project

Thank you for this detailed explanation. It really is a minefield - interpretation of fair dealing and exceptions. So I take it best avoid downloading from websites that may involve agreeing to terms and conditions, copy direct from originals. As it will be a non-commercial project I can claim secti...
by JonBol
Fri Sep 10, 2021 5:25 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: History project
Replies: 10
Views: 826

History project

I am pulling together a history research project which I want to make available on a non-commercial basis as follows: - hard copy at the local museum - as a download from an online history group forum on Facebook - by email on request There are various copyright implications but here for now I would...