The “Technology, Education and Copyright Harmonization Act,” commonly known as the “TEACH Act,” was enacted by Congress on October 4, 2002. It is a full revision of Section 110(2) of the U.S. Copyright Act. Its provisions enable educators to use copyrighted materials for distance education, with certain restrictions.
For more in depth information about the Teach Act and how it applies to you, please visit the following links:
Information from American Library Association (ALA)
Information from Copyright.com