Intellectual property – guidance

Changes to copyright law

Guidance on the changes to copyright law and how they might have an impact on you.

Documents

Exceptions to copyright: education and teaching

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Exceptions to copyright: research

Detail

These changes to copyright law affect how you can use content like:

  • books
  • music
  • films
  • photographs

They introduce greater freedom in copyright law to allow third parties to use copyright works for a variety of economically and/or socially valuable purposes, without the need to seek permission from copyright owners.

Protections for the interests of copyright owners and creators are built in to the proposed changes.