Copyright laws can be very confusing.  Please read the information below regarding copyright.

Here are some great websites relating to copyright and plagiarism.

Whose is it Anyway?

Students learn that although the Internet makes it very easy, copying the work of others and presenting it as one’s own is called plagiarism. They also learn about circumstances in which it is permissible to use the work of others.

What is Creative Commons?

Creative Commons is a nonprofit organization that enables the sharing and use of creativity and knowledge through free legal tools.

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