Copyright and Minerva

Anything uploaded into Minerva must be in accordance with all legal requirements and the University’s relevant policies and Terms and Conditions of Use/Employment. It is your responsibility to ensure that anything you upload meets these requirements.

What is copyright?

Copyright encompasses a set of exclusive rights to control use of creative, intellectual and artistic material. It is standardised by international convention in many countries.

How do I find out more about copyright?

The Library has excellent copyright information and guidance for all types of digital and analogue materials. This guidance covers copyright basics, specific information for staff and students, and where to find free content for reuse.


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