Copyright information for clients

An information guide for library users about copyright in library collections. Topics include:

  • Copyright in library collections
  • General information about copyright
  • Your responsibilities
  • What can I copy and re-use without a copyright owner’s permission?
  • Do I need the library’s permission as well as the copyright owner’s permission?
  • How do I find copyright owners?
  • Copying and re-using works with Indigenous cultural content
  • How long does copyright last?
  • Key exceptions in the Copyright Act