The Manager, Scholarly Publications & Copyright in the Library is the University’s Copyright Coordinator. This position is responsible for providing copyright information to the University community as well as coordinating any monitoring activities the University is obliged to undertake in relation to the CAL, Screenrights and Music copyright licences.
Bond University's policy is to observe copyright compliance in accordance with Australian law. The University is both a producer and consumer of copyright materials. The Copyright Act gives creators of original works the exclusive right to reproduce, publish, communicate, arrange and adapt their material; and to control the way it is used by other people.
Two guides are available to assist Bond University students and staff to maximise the creation and use of materials while meeting their copyright obligations. Advice on other types of licensing and re-use of content is available to staff and students.
Copyright Library Guides
Copyright & Licensing Questions
You may have questions not covered in the guides listed above, or you may need more clarification on topics such as:
- Creative commons
- Copyleft practices
- Digital Rights Management
- Public Domain
Questions can be submitted through the Ask A Librarian service, or to your Faculty Librarian. More complex questions will be directed to the Manager, Scholarly Publishing & Copyright for follow up.