Copyright considerations

Copyright law is complex, but you need to be aware of how it affects what you can do. This guide will give you some pointers, but it does not constitute legal advice. You should seek your own specific advice in relation to your own circumstances. The compilers of this guide and the University of Leicester cannot accept any responsibility for actions taken as a result of reading this guide.

This guide will help you with tips and information on the following topics:

  • What is copyright?
  • Creative Commons
  • Seeking permission
  • Further reading and advice

Guide: copyright considerations

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Podcast summary: copyright, ethics and transcripts

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Podcast: copyright, ethics and transcripts

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