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Copyright   Tags: citing, copyright, plagiarism  

Last Updated: Aug 8, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates
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Basic Resources

  • US Code : Title 17
    This part of the US Code covers copyright legislation.
  • U.S. Copyright Office
    One of the major service units of the Library of Congress, this site has links to all of the key publications on copyright.


Public Performance Rights

Public Performance Rights (PPR) are the legal right to show a film in public. The following are a few resources that can help you discern when it is necessary to seek PPR:

Academic Resources


Copyright on Campus

Join Jane, the campus librarian, as she provides a fun and informative overview of U.S. copyright law and its impact on colleges and universities. For more information about copyright and for licensing to share copyrighted material, visit the Copyright Clearance Center's website.


Parody of Copyright Law and Fair Use

Professor Eric Faden of Bucknell University provides this humorous, yet informative, review of copyright principles.

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