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Copyright Guide

Disclaimer

The information presented here is only general information. Legal advice must be provided in the course of an attorney-client relationship specifically with reference to all the facts of the particular situation under consideration. Such is not the case here, and accordingly, the information presented here must not be relied on as a substitute for obtaining legal advice from a licensed attorney. 

Legal matters concerning the College at Geneseo should be referred to SUNY Office of General Counsel.

Resources for locating and using material

Using material that is openly-licensed or freely available is one way to avoid liability and ensure an equal and equitable education for students.

Each of the example pages in this guide contain links to sites that can help you identify material that is freely available with open licenses.