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Help with copyright

UC Library is your contact point for all copyright questions.

The Library manages various educational copyright licences in use at UC and provides advice in interpreting these so copyright is not infringed. The Library provides help on copyright in research and teaching, including negotiating copyright permissions or checking allowances.

If your query is not answered by this guide, please email us at including as much information as possible.

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Copyright takedown

Works made available on the University of Canterbury network should comply with the Copyright Act 1994, or with any obligations imposed by licence or contract. If you believe a work is available in breach of those obligations, please notify the University:

UC Staff and Student - please let us know using this form

If you are not a staff member, or a student, please email us at with as much information as you can provide including enough information to find the work, your contact details, and if you know it, who the copyright owner is.

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