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Copyright Basics

Further Reading

Copyright is designed to balance the complex relationship between copyright holder rights and user permissions. As a result, copyright law can be very complex. This guide is designed to give a brief overview of copyright law and provide information about some of the common aspects of copyright that relate to higher education. If you are interested in learning more about copyright, there are many resources and tools available. This information is not legal advice, nor is it substitute for University Counsel. Rather, it is to provide educational materials on the complex and fascinating world of copyright!

University Policies

For any questions about copyright as it pertains to Lesley University, please refer to these policies:

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