It is the policy of Nazareth College to comply with all laws and regulations governing the use of copyrighted materials. Copyright infringement most commonly occurs as a result of the copying of printed material or documents. The holders of the copyright have the exclusive right to authorize the reproduction of any intellectual property. Substantial civil and criminal penalties may be imposed for copyright infringement.
There are certain circumstances under which it is permissible to reproduce copyrighted works without the permission of the copyright owner. The "Fair Use Guidelines" that follow are an attempt to establish procedures for faculty and staff to determine when the reproduction of copyrighted materials can take place without risk of violating the provisions of the Copyright Law. Please make sure that all your photocopying requests meet these "Fair Use Guidelines."