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Copyright Guide: More Resources

2020 Copyright Guide

Protecting Your Own Copyright


Copyright Guidance

The Kutztown University Library provides in depth Copyright guidance for faculty and students in matters relating to the use of copyrighted materials. Additional copyrighted information sources are linked below. 


Information for Faculty Authors

Copyright and Fair Use

Using Copyrighted Content

Other Resources

  • Campus Copyright Guide. A booklet on copyright written especially for higher education communities, developed by representatives of the Association of American Universities, Association of Research Libraries, Association of American University Presses, and the Association of American Publishers. 
  • Columbia University's Copyright Advisory Office provides guidance on copyright issues. Led by the Dr. Kenneth Crews, an observer and prolific writer on copyright issues. 

Getting Permission



  • ALA Copyright Tools 
    • Become more informed about the limitations and exceptions to exclusive rights granted to the copyright holder under U.S Copyright law. 
    • The U.S. Copyright Office aims to "promote creativity by administering and sustaining an effective national copyright system."
  • Campus Guide to Copyright Compliance 
    • Answers questions ranging from basic copyright law to the more complex topics of ILL and e-reserves. Provided by the Copyright Clearance Center. 
  • Copyright and Fair Use
    • An extensive collection of copyright resources, tools, commentary and primary materials. Selected and maintained by Stanford University Libraries. 
  • Copyright Advisory
    • A comprehensive copyright resource from Columbia's Copyright Advisory Office.