Welcome to Copyright@Waterloo!

Copyright@Waterloo is the central hub for copyright information at the University of Waterloo. This site is updated and maintained by the Copyright Advisory Committee and its Working Group. We are committed to providing copyright related support and guidance to assist faculty, staff, and students. If you have questions please contact copyright@uwaterloo.ca.

For copyright guidance that pertains to you please navigate to one of the following areas:


  1. June 27, 2022Website redesign complete

    Our website has been redesigned to make it easier to use. The Copyright Advisory Committee welcomes your feedback; please fill out the website feedback form or reach out to Lauren Byl, copyright & licensing librarian with your thoughts.

    Content has been arranged into three streams:

  2. May 31, 2022Copyright@Waterloo website redesign

    On June 27, content on the Copyright@Waterloo website will be rearranged to improve ease of use. The Copyright Advisory Committee welcomes your feedback on the changes described below; please fill out the website feedback form or reach out to Lauren Byl, copyright & licensing librarian with your thoughts.

  3. Dec. 21, 2020Copyright implications for teaching with audio-visual materials online

    As teaching has shifted online, we’ve been paying close attention to how to provide copyright compliant access to course materials in remote teaching environments. At the end of the Winter 2020 term the Copyright for teaching online guide was created. At that time, we lacked clarity on how the Copyright Act could support instructors to make use of audio-visual (AV) materials in online classrooms.

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