Copyright for teaching at VU: Copyright basics - Top 5 tips

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Duration of copyright video

Top 5: What all teaching staff need to know


 VU operates within Australian Copyright law framework.


VU is a signatory to agreements with several collecting agencies that allow for use of a reasonable amount of copyright material for which we pay an annual fee. The agencies include: 


Readings is made available as a central repository for all third party material used for educational purposes.



Creative Commons licences allow use of material without permission but with limited terms and conditions. 




Copyright duration impacts on how material can be used.

Watch the Duration of Copyright video for a summary.