Skip to Main Content

Copyright & Fair Use

In This Guide


This is a basic copyright guide and not meant to be comprehensive.

Copyright is not a set of bright line rules. In fact, copyright issues, guidelines, and interpretations are, in effect, a moving target, as case law, litigation, and copyright infringement challenges increase in frequency.

Your solution may benefit most from an in-person consultation. While I am not a lawyer, I can make a reasonable and prudent guess based upon my training and extensive use of the copyright law and fair use exemption.

Thank you, Jodee Kuden.

UA Contact

For official university opinion, General Counsel at the UA Statewide Office of Intellectual Property should be consulted.

Need Help?

Chat, email, call or visit.

Contact Me

Profile Photo
Jodee Kuden
Head of Collection Development
Rm 116B

Contact Me

Profile Photo
Lorelei Sterling
Head, Access Services