Copyright Information for Instructors

  1. Use the work in accordance with an existing license, e.g. library material negotiated for use in classrooms or materials with Creative Commons licenses
  2. Link to material or direct your students to the materials original location
  3. Request permissions from the copyright owner

For Face to Face Classrooms

Showing a film, playing music, or performing a play.

Showing © Materials

Make and share copies of copyrighted works.

Making and Sharing ©


For Online Classrooms

Tip sheet: copyright basics for online classes.

Online © Basics

Film and music in online classes.

Film an Music Online


For Your Students:

  1. Tip Sheet: Copyright Basics for Students
  2. Getting Started with Copyright: 7 minute tutorial
  3. What is Copyright? 3 minute tutorial
  4. Using Copyrighted Materials 3 minute tutorial