Copyright can be confusing. There are a lot of gray areas, and different sources tell you different things.
The Library can help! You will find some links to discussions on common copyright questions below.
You can also consult a librarian if you have copyright questions. We are not lawyers and cannot offer a legal opinion on copyright, but we can help you try to understand the issues that you're facing, and point you to the appropriate resources for your problem.
- OU Copyright Guidelines
Copyright & Reserves page (Norman)
Understand your rights as an author (Norman)
Understand Open licenses (Norman)
University Libraries copyright guidelines (Norman)
Norman-side copyright specialist Jen Waller (Bizzell Library)
Copyright home (OUHSC)
Copyright resources (OUHSC)
- Copyright for instructors and students
Copyright and instructional use of copyrighted materials (Norman Provost)
Copyright basics for faculty (OUHSC)
Exceptions for instructors in US Copyright Law
- Copyright for Images