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Copyright in Academic Work

An Overview for Research, Teaching and Libraries

The guideline "Copyright in Academic Work" explains the most important regulations on copyright for education and research in a practical and understandable way. Researchers and teachers are often confronted with copyright law, for example, when they use works created by third parties or create copyright-protected works themselves, i.e. they are authors. This guideline aims to help strengthen the teachers’ and researchers’ competence with regard to copyright matters.

38 pages / brochure,

Language: English

Last update: 03/2020

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Urheberrecht in der Wissenschaft

Ein Überblick für die Forschung, Lehre und Bibliotheken

Die Handreichung "Urheberrecht in der Wissenschaft" erläutert praxisnah und verständlich die wichtigsten Regelungen zum Urheberrecht für Bildung und Forschung. Forschende und Lehrende kommen vielfach mit dem Urheberrecht in Berührung, etwa wenn Sie Materialien Dritter verwenden oder selbst urheberrechtlich geschützte Werke erstellen, also Urheber sind. Die Handreichung möchte zur Stärkung der Urheberrechtskompetenz bei Lehrenden und Forschenden beitragen.

38 pages / brochure, Order No: 31518

Language: German

Last update: 08/2020

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