This site looks at copyright from the perspectives of all key academic stakeholders and suggests what each group can do to enhance their copyright practices and advance academic interests.
an international alliance of academic and research libraries working to correct imbalances in the scholarly publishing system
a nonprofit organization that develops, supports, and stewards legal and technical infrastructure that maximizes digital creativity, sharing, and innovation.
Use this site to find a summary of permissions that are normally given as part of each publisher's copyright transfer agreement.
Its emphasis is on copyright issues especially relevant to the education and library community, including examples of fair use and policies. Useful copyright charts and tools are continually added to help users evaluate copyright status and best practices.
This database makes searchable the copyright renewal records received by the US Copyright Office between 1950 and 1992 for books published in the US between 1923 and 1963.
While designed for the Cornell University community, this site contains a number of tools uselful to the academic, research, and library communities.
From CENDI, the interagency working group of senior scientific and technical information (STI) managers from 14 U.S. federal agencies
To promote creativity by administering and sustaining an effective national copyright system.
When you need permission to re-use content