Copyright matters - teaching support

Quick guide to delivery of unit readings and other teaching materials

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What you can use
(remember, everything must be referenced)

The formats and sites that you can use to deliver readings to students

Hardcopy
e.g. unit readers; photocopies; cds; etc

LMS unit website
e.g. upload a pdf; create and/or  upload a slide presentation; etc

My Unit Readings
e.g. request digitisation; link from list; etc.

Echo360 - Lecture Capture System (LCS)
e.g. show in a lecture theatre or other recording-enabled venue; upload for students’ individual viewing; etc

a book
one chapter or 10% per unit per semester; more may be copied if the book is out-of-print or otherwise unavailable.
y n y n/a
an image from a book
used to explain accompanying text; may be used under the Statutory Licence; must be referenced
y n y y
an eBook
1 chapter or 10%
n.b. a direct or transactional contract/agreement with a publisher may permit other uses e.g. upload of the eBook and/or licensed teaching materials to LMS; contact your subject librarian about possible options
y n
but you can make a link from LMS to the book
y n/a
an article from a hardcopy journal
one article from any one issue - more may be copied if they address the same topic
y n y n/a
PDF of an article from a journal in the Library's databases it depends
database licences vary; check terms of use in the Library catalogue entry
usually you may make a link from LMS to the article link from your reading list n/a
PDF of an item online
the web is not a copyright-free zone - many websites allow downloads only for personal use, the Statutory License may apply; referencing should include the URL
it depends
check the website's terms of use; permission can be sought if necessary
n
usually
you may make a link from LMS to the item
it depends
check the website's terms of use; usually, you may at least make a link
n/a
PDF of an item online
that is licensed as ‘free for education’, with Creative Commons, etc; it must be referenced with link to the licence and source URL
y y y y
an image online
terms of use or licence include ‘free for education’ or ‘within your organisation’, or e.g. Creative Commons must be referenced with at least the source URL
y y y y
an image online
may be used under the Statutory Licence; it must be referenced
y n y y
any image/text/quiz
or other content from the Library’s Free to Share resources; must be referenced with the source URL and original Creative Commons or other ‘free-to-share’ licence, if required
y y y y
YouTube
n.b. their standard terms of use state the YouTube videos must not be downloaded or copied (content licensed with Creative Commons can be copied and recorded)
n/a link from your LMS site to the video link from your reading list link to the video during a lecture, but 'pause' the recording while the video is playing – recording must also be paused if your tutorial or workshop is held in recording enabled teaching venues
Screenrights recordings
i.e. recordings of broadcasts from radio, TV (including cable and satellite channels), ABC podcasts, etc. See EduTV and TVNews for content.
you can make copies (e.g. on DVD) for students make a link from LMS to LCS for uploads, or to the copy in EduTV/TVNews
link from your reading list play and record during a lecture, tutorial, or workshop; upload for individual viewing, etc
commercially produced DVDs and videos
e.g. purchased from the ABC shop, rented from a video shop, borrowed from a public library
n n n play during a lecture, tutorial, or workshop, but 'pause' the recording while video is playing (check with the copyright coordinator for 'special cases')
your own lecture notes, slide presentations, and other Murdoch University © works y

y

if no 3rd party photos, diagrams, etc unless Creative Commons licensed or provided by the publisher; otherwise please upload to My Unit Readings

y y
if no 3rd party photos, diagrams etc unless Creative Commons licensed or provided by the publisher; otherwise please upload to My Unit Readings