UK Copyright Education & Training resources

Notes about this page

This page contains links to a wide range of copyright and web based resources for various FE and HE audiences to refer to. It is kept up to date by Greg Walters (ALT CoOLSIG Comms Officer), who you can email if you would like to add to the list or require an item(s) to be updated.

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UK Universities Copyright Guidance

This page links to all the universities in the UK who offer copyright guidance pages for their staff and students. It is kept up to date by Jane Secker and Chris Morrison

Manuals and textbooks

  • Cornish, G. (2019) Copyright: interpreting the law for libraries, archives and information services, Revised 6th edn, Facet Publishing.
  • Padfield, T. (2019) Copyright for Archivists and Records Managers, 6th edition. Facet Publishing.
  • Pedley, P. (2015) Practical Copyright for Library and Information Professionals. Facet Publishing.
  • Secker, J., Morrison, C. (2016) Copyright and E-learning: A guide for practitioners, Second Edition, Facet Publishing 
  • Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988

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