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Provides a general overview of copyright issues for University of Maryland faculty and students.

Copyright Websites


UMD Information

Further Reading

Bonner, Kimberely M., editor. The Center for Intellectual Property Handbook. New York: Neal-Schumann Publishers, Inc., 2006.

Crews, Kenneth D., Copyright Law for Librarians and Educators. Chicago: American Library Association, 2012.

Hirtle, Peter B., Emily Hudson, and Andrew T. Kenyon. Copyright and Cultural Institutions: Guidelines for Digitization for U.S. Libraries, Archives, and Museums. New York: Cornell University Library, 2009

Hoon, Peggy. Using Copyrighted Works in Your Teaching - FAQ. Washington, DC: Association of Research Libraries, 2007.