Copyright and Intellectual Property at Macalester

Most copyright conversations start with one of these two questions:

This website is a first stop to providing guidance to you in answering these questions.

In addition, your Research & Instruction Librarians and Academic Information Associates offer one-on-one and small group consultation on topics related to rights and intellectual property issues in research and publishing. Librarians also teach workshops on request and can visit classes, labs, or research teams for training or discussion of copyright issues in-person, or via video with Macalester College faculty, staff, students, and other members of our broader community. 

While we are not attorneys, and we can’t give legal advice, we can provide information to help you understand the legal landscape, and discuss common approaches to similar topics.

Common topics:

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