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Copyright Clearance Center
The Copyright Clearance Center is a U.S. company that serves as a go-between for copyright holders and those who wish to use their materials. The CCC provides useful information on copyright and copyright compliance, including:
Copyright and Fair Use Explained
University of Texas Copyright Crash Course
This excellent site provides not only information on how to stay compliant when using others' work, but also information on protecting your own work and effectively managing your copyrighted materials.
Direct From the Source!
Get your information straight from the source--the United States Copyright Office!
Copyright on Campus
A quick five-minute introduction to copyright for educators.
Copyright: Forever Less One Day
A brief, humorous look at changes in length of time copyright is protected. (Note: includes a very brief instance of language that some may find offensive.)