Learn about public domain, copyright duration, fair use, and other issues.
How To Use Others’ Materials
What can I use in my: Teaching? Research & Publications? Multimedia Project? Assignments and Class Projects?
InterLibrary Loan & Document Delivery
Copyright laws and practices related to lending to and borrowing from other libraries and organizations.
Library Copying or Other Reproduction
Guidelines for library services involving copying and other reproduction.
Library Reserves & Electronic Reserves
Read about rights and restrictions for reserves, including electronic reserves.
Managing Your Copyright
Learn about options for managing your personal copyrights.
UW Digital Collections (UWDC) – Copyright and Permission to Publish
Find information about copyright for items and images in the UW Digital Collections.
UW-Madison Libraries Take-Down Policy
Information for people who have questions about or who wish to contest the libraries’ use of specific works.
Know your copyright law
Understanding the basic ideas about the exclusive rights of copyright as well as some of the exemptions to those rights will help you to know more about various library services as they relate to copyright.
Read about Copyright Basics.