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INFOhio Citation Guide: Copyright Resources

Technology makes it easy to copy and share ideas and information. Learn how to maintain academic integrity while you are doing your research.

What is Copyright?

Copyright is the exclusive legal right to print, publish, perform, film, or record literary, artistic, or musical material, and to authorize others to do the same.

Online copyright resources

Copyright Basics. Click the link to watch the video. Take a copyright crash course with Jim the librarian, as he explains the basics of U.S. copyright law and how it affects you. By Copyright Clearance Center.


Can I Use That Picture? Terms, Laws and Ethics for using copyrighted images.

More About Copyright

The Long List of Things That Can't Be Copyrighted

INFOhio Tools for Research

These tools include lots of helpful information on gathering, evaluating, and citing your sources.


Just getting started with your research? Try a search in ISearch.