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Publishing: Copyright: Introduction




Copyright and protection of intellectual property are such basic rights that they are granted to U.S. citizens in Article 1 of the Constitution.  As faculty, staff, and students are both copyright owners and users of copyrighted work, they are required to understand how to protect their own copyright and how to legally use works of others without becoming liable for copyright infringement penalties.  

To that purpose this guide includes information on::




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