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Research Guides | Library | Amherst College

Copyright

An introduction to the complex topic of copyright.

What is this guide for and how do I use it?

This guide will give you an introduction to Copyright, Public Domain and Fair Use, and Creative Commons. 

Any questions? Ask us!

Make a research appointment to meet individually with a Research & Instruction librarian. You can request your specific subject librarianthey're shown in the Subject Librarian box. You can also email them directly, or email us at library@amherst.edu for general questions or libcirc@amherst.edu for questions about your account.


Ask at the Reference Desk (via chatclick on the Mammoth!)  Frost Library Reference Desk

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