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Copyright Information

Copyright Overview

This guide is meant to address questions of copyright that commonly arise in the Albright College community, especially those pertaining to the use of copyrighted material in the classroom and while using Canvas. What is presented here is NOT LEGAL ADVICE and should not be taken as such. This is just an introduction to copyright for faculty and educators to know where to start when looking for copyright guidance. If a concern or question is not addressed in this guide, this does not alleviate you of the responsibility to comply by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17 of the U. S.Code).


All users of Internet servers at Albright College are reminded that any redistribution or copying of copyrighted material requires the permission of the copyright owner. Failure to adhere to this standard is a violation of the College's Acceptable Use of Information Technology Resources Policy.