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Copyright for VU researchers

About this guide

This guide provides basic copyright information useful for research students when working on their thesis and when planning to publish their work.  

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Research Centre and Library

At Victoria University we are committed to high impact research and all our research activities are aligned with our 6 research areas through the institutes, centres and research groups. The Library provides help and support with all research areas.

Library services available to researchers:

  • in person, via web, live chat, email and phone.
  • access to extensive and quality in-house electronic and print information sources as well as special collections.
  • access to other collections at Australian universities.
  • document request services.
  • open access repository for research publications and theses.
  • research skills development
  • training in areas such as, Endnote and referencing.
  • copyright guidance and support.

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Acknowledgement of Country

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Acknowledgement of Country

Victoria University acknowledges, recognises and respects the Ancestors, Elders and families of the Bunurong/Boonwurrung, Wadawurrung and Wurundjeri/Woiwurrung
of the Kulin who are the traditional owners of University land in Victoria, and the Gadigal and Guring-gai of the Eora Nation who are the traditional owners of University land in Sydney.