The Text Recycling Research Project (TRRP) has just released guidelines and educational materials for editors and authors on text recycling in research writing: Best Practices for ResearchersUnderstanding Text Recycling: A Guide for ResearchersUnderstanding Text Recycling: A Guide for EditorsText Recycling in Research Writing: U.S. Copyright Law and Fair Use (white paper) The project and release of these documents has been covered in a Science news story. The documents are available on their Resources page. Additional documents, including resources for students, will be added during the next year.
Text Recycling Research Project