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Copyright is the exclusive right to produce, reproduce, publish, or perform an original literary, artistic, dramatic, or musical work. -CIPO
Medicine Hat College Library Services has prepared this guide to help educate and support faculty, staff, and students in their navigation of copyright as it relates to their academic work. Copyright directives at the Medicine Hat College conform to the prescribed laws and practices in the Copyright Act, as well as a number of court decisions and licensing arrangements.
It should be noted that this is a guide only and is not a substitute for legal advice in this complicated and dynamic field of Canadian law.