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General Information:

Copyright Basics

Copyright Law

How do I protect my work?

Licensing and Permission Resources

What is and is not protected by copyright?

Copyright Exceptions:

DMCA Notice and Take Down Procedures

Introduction and The Classroom Exception

The Fair Use Exception

The Teach Act

WCC Rules of Thumb»

Copyright Guide:

General Information»

DMCA Notice and Take Down Procedures

Frequently Asked Questions

Library Copyright Details


WCC Policy

Copyright Home

WCC Rules of Thumb

Knowing what is and is not protected by copyright is sometimes confusing, especially when using copyrighted materials for classroom activities. To simplify the multitude of copyright laws and exceptions, WCC offers the following Rules of Thumb that students and faculty can keep in mind: Also see these web pages:

Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notice and Take Down Procedures

WCC Copyright Policy

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