Library Researcher Series: Copyright

Session Description: Copyright & Teaching

Learn more about the new copyright legislation and how it may affect your teaching. Session last offered Nov 12, 2013.

Presentation Slides

We have included the slides from our presentation for your future reference.  Contact information is included on the slides themselves should you require that information.

For more information on Copyright, please refer to our library guide at

Copyright Friendly Resources

The websites below provide access to materials that are either in the public domain, have Creative Commons licenses, or are licensed for educational use.

Please note that it is the user's responsiblity to abide by any terms of use stated on these websites.

Usage Rights Database (MONDO)

The University Library's Usage Rights Database is designed to assist our users with identifying important license information as it pertains to the use of our electronic resources.

When searching for a specific e-journal title, you can see what is, and is not, permitted to use for the purpose of e-reserves, direct linking, or inclusion in coursepacks and course management systems, like Blackboard.

Video transcript

Copyright Office, University of Saskatchewan

University of Saskatchewan: Copyright

  • This web page, produced by the Copyright Coodinator, contains detailed information about copyright on campus including current policies, recent updates and news, as well as FAQs.  If you have questions about copyright on campus, the coordinator's contact information is also listed on this page.

Library Resources & Copyright

For more information about copyright as it pertains to specific library's services (ex: interlibrary loan, e-reserves, etc.), please refer to our complete library guide on copyright found at:

There are also links to additional guides which discuss finding and inserting direct links to licensed library resources as well as using Open Access resources.