About copyright

You will create and use works that are subject to Copyright. Copyright protects the rights of the creator; it applies automatically on the creation of a work. It is therefore important to have an understanding of Copyright law and how it impacts on you.

The Copyright website provides advice about the copyright implications of:

  • uploading certain types of material on StudyDesk
  • copying and communicating works to students
  • providing links to online resources on StudyDesk
  • using works that have an Open Access Licence (e.g. Creative Commons Licence).

Copyright support

For copyright support email


Creative Commons Licences (PDF 229 KB)