Bellarmine University Copyright Policy
Bellarmine University expects all faculty, staff and students to adhere to U.S. copyright law. The University is committed to respecting the rights of copyright holders and supports compliance with all United States copyright laws. Ultimate responsibility for copyright compliance rests with the individual user of copyrighted materials. The University copyright guide and compliance resources developed and maintained by the library (see http://libguides.bellarmine.edu/copyright) are intended as a resource to help members of the Bellarmine community understand copyright and use copyrighted material in accordance with the law. This policy covers the use of copyrighted materials by all members of the Bellarmine community.
Copyright in a nutshell
This is a quick overview of copyright from the Copyright Clearance Center.