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Copyright Basics

This section provides a general overview of copyright. It gives a more thorough treatment of the primary concepts of copyright and more detailed description of Copyright Act exceptions and conditions.

For quick answers to basic questions about how you may use copyrighted works, visit the other sections devoted to specific users and areas of copyright on the panel at left.

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