Policies and Guidance
Complete description of material eligible for deposit into the UVA institutional repository, Libra.
Graduate students beginning work on a thesis or dissertation should read this useful guide.
Complete text of Title 17. Also see the Copyright Office website for additional information.
UVA’s copyright policy governs “work for hire” created by university employees, including “scholarly and academic works produced by academic and research faculty.”
An overview of the Faculty Senate’s Open Access Guidelines, with links to relevant repositories and FAQs.
Copyright Guidelines for Classroom Scanning and Delivery of Books – CURRENTLY UNDER REVIEW
UVA Library guidelines for faculty who wish to use materials in course reserves.
U.Va. General Counsel Memoranda on copyright responsibilities of web publishers and website owners. (09/25/2009)
Guidelines for use of materials from the archive of WSLS videos.
Copyright Policies from the UVA Information Security, Policy, and Records Office (ISPRO):
- Copyright Infringement Response–How the University Responds to Allegations of On-Line Infringement of Copyright
- Copyright Protection for UVA Websites
- Digital Copyright Protection–Respect for Copyrights of Digital Materials and Software
From the Undergraduate Record
From the Graduate Record