Accessing eResources Remotely
Access to licensed library research materials (eResources) requires a special usernname/password combination.
To learn that username/password combination, login here, or call 318-869-5047.
For step-by-step instructions on how to obtain the login credentials for licensed eResources, see this IT FAQ entry.
Copyright / Fair Use Policy
Magale Library's policy regarding Fair Use of Copyrighted Works in the Classroom
Copyright Research Guide (Texas A & M University Libraries)
Copyright and Academia
The established educational guidelines, as well as other regulations and rules regarding libraries are available in Copyright Office Circular 21, "Reproduction of Copyrighted Works by Educators and Librarians".
Copyright and Art Issues
As part of the CONFU (Conference on Fair Use ) initiative, Christine L. Sundt has compiled a site for links to all the pertinent web pages on this issue.
Copyright and Fair Use Policy
Stanford University 's comprehensive site on the meaning of intellectual property in all forms of materials.
Copyright Clearance Center
Place for academics to get copyright permissions for any materials they believe will warrant such permissions. This includes course reserves and electronic reserves. BlackBoard systems does this internally.
Crash Course on Copyright Issues (University of Texas)
Attempts to give faculty and students clearer focus on the issue of intellectual property.
Creative Commons helps you share your knowledge and creativity with the world.
Legal Information Institute of Cornell
Provides all legal documents as they pertain to issues of copyright.
Libraries and Copyright
As part of the Stanford Copyright and Fair Use web site, there is a section devoted specifically to library participation in Fair Use rules.