Photocopying for Classroom Research and Library Use

Policy number: 
08.002
Policy description: 

The purpose of this policy is to provide the faculty and staff with a brief explanation of when the photocopying of copyrighted material is permitted under the fair use doctrine. The copyright law applies to all forms of photocopying, whether it is undertaken at a commercial copying center, at the university's central or departmental copying facilities, or at a self-service machine. This policy does not address other library photocopying which may be permitted under other sections of the copyright law.

Policy owner: VP for University Relations, Communications and Marketing
Policy contact: 
Deborah Leliaert
VP for University Relations, Communications and Marketing
University Relations, Communications and Marketing
Applies to: 
Faculty, Staff
Date Issued: 
Friday, December 31, 1982

Last updated: 

Date: 
2015-06-12
Action: 
Format Only
Date: 
2002-07-01
Action: 
Revision
Date: 
1998-08-01
Action: 
Format Only
Date: 
1994-08-01
Action: 
Revision