UCL Library Services
Hyperlinks and “a new public”
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:39:18 +0000
What are the copyright implications of hyperlinking to a piece of content (perhaps a film or a photograph) which is already freely available on the internet? The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) came up with an interesting decision last year in the case of Svensson v. Retriever Sverige AB , a reference […]Read more...
A Couple of things to watch out for in 2015
Fri, 09 Jan 2015 17:25:23 +0000
The EU initiative to review and update Copyright is still ongoing (although you could be forgiven for forgetting about it) and no doubt there will be proposals in 2015, following the previous consultation exercise. Apparently copyright features high up the agenda of Commissioner Oettinger . So there could be further changes to copyright legislation, following […]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.
You can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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