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Copyright: a Practical Guide


About this guide

This guide provides practical advice for University of York staff and students, to help you protect your own copyright and stay legal when using copyright material.

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Know your (copy)rights: protecting your own work and re-using other people’s

This workshop is delivered by the Open Research team to postgraduate research students and staff through the Research Excellence Training programme. By the end of this workshop, participants will know:

  • what copyright means and how it is applied
  • what you can legally do with other people's work
  • how to protect your own work

2021 workshop dates to be announced - a previous recording of this session and a copy of the slides are available on Replay (log in required)