Suggested Readings on Background

Pleasure and Danger in Online Teaching and Learning (Academe, 2006) Trends in teaching and technology are dividing tenured and untenured faculty and threatening academic freedom. By Julie K. Chisholm.

Intellectual Property and the AAUP (2002) Some approaches to intellectual property can conflict with academic freedom. The AAUP's Statement on Copyright addresses issues of control and ownership of academic work. By Mark F. Smith

Faculty Rights and Responsibilities in Distance Learning (April 2000) Distance Learning and Intellectual Property: Ownership and Related Faculty Rights and Responsibilities. By Donna R. Euben, AAUP Counsel.