Information Sheets

Libraries: Introduction to Copyright

Posted on 9/4/2021
This information sheet provides an overview of copyright as it applies to libraries and archives.

Private and Domestic Use

Posted on 1/28/2020
In this information sheet, we give an overview of copyright law as it applies to people who want to reproduce copies of text, photos, sound recordings and films they own for private or domestic use.

Notices on Photocopiers and Other Copying Machines

Posted on 1/11/2018
This information sheet is for organisations that provide public access to machines that reproduce material (such as photocopiers, scanners, computers, printers, and audio/video recording equipment).

Licences for Digital Resources

Posted on 12/1/2014

Book Covers

Posted on 1/16/2020
This information sheet outlines issues relating to copyright in book covers.

Libraries: Declarations and Notices

Posted on 2/28/2020
The following declarations have been written by the Copyright Council’s staff lawyers to assist libraries to meet their obligations under the Copyright Act 1968.

Geo-blocking, VPNs & Copyright

Posted on 11/7/2019
This information sheet gives a brief overview of copyright law as it relates to geo-blocking and virtual private networks (VPNs).