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Copyright for instruction

This section covers the use of copyrighted works by university faculty and staff for education and course distribution.

All faculty and staff are responsible for using works in a way that remains compliant with copyright law. The Copyright Act provides a number of provisions that may allow the use of works without the need for permission or payment of a royalty. Educational use of works may be covered by fair dealing or a specific exceptions for educational use. Use the Copyright Checklist to help determine if permission is required. 

This work is subject to a Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial 4.0 International license. For exceptions, see the Library Copyright Statement.