Battlestar Wiki Media:Audio upload guidelines
From Battlestar Wiki Media
In a nutshell, this is the policy governing what kind of audio files the Battlestar Wiki Media accepts.
Types of audio
Battlestar Wiki will accept audio pertaining to Battlestar Galactica and items related to the series, including:
All audio must be uploaded in mp3 format. Battlestar Wiki does not accept any other audio format.
The Battlestar Wiki Media repository does not permit the following audio for any reason:
Attempts to upload anything listed above may result in short- or long-term blocks from uploading content.
In brief, audio to the Battlestar Wiki Media must have the following information about them:
Audio uploaded without one or more pieces of this information will be deleted within five (5) or fourteen (14) days of being identified and tagged accordingly.
Uploading fair use audio
Anything that is released as part of a press kit or is an audio capture from an episode is copyrighted to Universal Studios / NBC or ABC / Disney, depending on the series. Use of it on the wiki must fall under fair use guidelines. In short, there must be a reason why the audio is being used -- and they need to be used. Unused audio files that can only be used under "fair use" will be deleted within five days of being tagged.
Uploading copyleft or public domain content
Any content released under a copyleft license or into the public domain may be uploaded to the wiki. Unlike fair use material, audio released under a copyleft license (such as GFDL or Creative Commons) or into the public domain do not have to be used in order to remain in the Media repository.