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Copyright, Fair Use, and More

An introduction to copyright and fair use.

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Copyright information provided here by K-State Libraries' Center for the Advancement of Digital Scholarship. This guide provides assistance to faculty, staff, and students who wish to know more about copyright, how to manage their copyrights, and how to use copyrighted works.  We offer a variety of services to support the campus research community, including online assistance, face-to-face consultation, and classroom instruction. For personal assistance with your research endeavors contact the Center for the Advancement of Digital Scholarship or use the online  Copyright Consultation Form for help at any time.

Introduction to Copyright - General information about copyright, what it covers, and duration.

Using Copyrighted Works - How to determine if something is under copyright, if a use is fair use, information on requesting permission to use a work, and alternatives to copyright.

Copyright Resources and Tools - Additional information about copyright at K-State and beyond.