Information for faculty & students about using copyrighted materials at RDC.
This guide provides information about Copyright in the context of research and education. It does not provide legal advice, but it will assist members of the RDC community in making their own decisions based on a better understanding of their rights and responsibilities according to the Canadian Copyright Act.
It is everyone’s responsibility to comply with copyright agreements and legislation.
- Canadian Copyright Act
The complete Act, as found on the Department of Justice website.
- Copyright Matters!
Information about copyright as it relates to the use of resources on school premises. Published by the Council of Ministers of Education in Canada (3rd edition).
- Copyright Regulations
The Regulations enforced under the Copyright Act, from the Department of Justice website.
Information about copyright in Canada, from the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (Industry Canada).
- Creative Commons Canada
Information about the Creative Commons organization, resources and licenses.