UCL Library Services
Starting out: copyright training
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 17:39:30 +0000
It can be intimidating looking into copyright for the first time and some students put it off until their thesis has already been written. If you can face the subject head-on before you even start a project you will save time later! Here are a few courses and resources to get started with. The […]Read more...
Using YouTube videos for teaching
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 17:25:17 +0000
I was recently asked to clarify the copyright considerations when reusing videos from YouTube for teaching. There are a number of issues to examine: Anyone can upload a YouTube video, but does that person own the copyright? We can’t assume they do and we should consider this. Maybe the person who posted the video does […]Read more...
UCL Copyright advice
Copyright plays a vital role in the work of the UCL community both in relation to academic publications by UCL staff and students and also in the use of materials to support teaching and learning.
You must consider copyright issues before reusing other people’s material in your own academic work, in the classroom or within Moodle. The links below may help to answer your questions on copyright. If you need any assistance please email our Copyright enquiry service.
Advice on issues relating to any work you create, including links to the UCL IPR policies for staff and students, information on how to use schemes such as Creative Commons to allow your work to be used by others.
Information which may be on interest to UCL authors on the Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society. The ALCS is a membership organisation which exists to distribute payments to authors for secondary usage of their work under the CLA licences and other licences.
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