Copyright Guidelines

Purpose and Scope: 
To outline the copyright limits for copying items
Procedures: 

In the case of making photocopies of copyrighted materials under the Fair Dealing Policy (2012), the following limits apply.

Summary of copying allowed under Fair Dealing:
A short excerpt:
• Up to 10% of a protected work (including a literary work, musical score, sound recording, audiovisual work)
• One chapter from a book
• A single article from a periodical
• An entire artistic work from a source containing other artistic works (including a painting, print, photograph, diagram, drawing, map, chart, plan)
• An entire newspaper article or page
• An entire single poem or musical score from a source containing other poems or musical scores;
• An entry from an encyclopedia, annotated bibliography or dictionary

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