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Viking Open Educational Resource Research Guide: Copyright

What is Copyright?

Frequently Asked Questions

Copyright and the United States

Article 1, Section 8 of the U.S. Constitution states:

"The Congress shall have power...To promote the progress of science and useful arts, by securing for limited times to authors and inventors the exclusive right to their respective writings and discoveries..."

Why Worry About Copyright?

LBCC Policy on Materials Produced by Faculty and Staff

Read the College's Intellectual Property Policy for information about using copyrighted material in the classroom.

Copyright on Campus

Copyright for Students

Copyright on Classroom Materials

Copyright for Course Reserves

What is Fair Use?

Creative Commons Licence

Creative Commons License
Lansing Community College (LCC) Library Research Guide on Open Educational Resources (OER) by Regina Gong is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.