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Please see our Library Services Updates: Fall 2020 website for the most up-to-date information about using library services remotely.

COVID 19 (novel coronavirus) Updates for Waidner-Spahr Library: Copyright Questions

Changes to Waidner-Spahr Library services in response to the COVID 19 (novel coronavirus) will be posted here.

Copyright Questions for the Online Environment: Is this Fair Use?

For general guidance on copyright, please see the library’s Copyright & Scholarly Communication guide at: https://libguides.dickinson.edu/copyright/home. This guide includes a link to a “Fair Use Evaluator” tool that you can use to help you decide if your intended use qualifies as “fair use.” Copyright questions arising from specific teaching situations may involve legal interpretation and should be directed to Kendall Isaac, General Counsel for the College. Questions about coursepacks may be directed to the College Bookstore staff.