Dos and Don'ts

Do get permission from individuals before posting pictures of them (or other information about them, including email addresses) to the internet.

Do not post copyrighted  materials to your OWS site without permission from the copyright holder.  This includes text, images, attachments, music, videos or any other medium that is subject to copyright laws.  Fair use does not apply to materials posted within OWS, since it is an online, world-accessible content system.

For questions on copyright issues, visit: http://copyright.lib.utexas.edu/

If you are looking for Creative Commons media or items in the public domain, there are plenty of online resources to help you, including http://commons.wikimedia.org

Do not post sensitive data, including information about students (names, grades, photos, videos, etc.).