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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2017     Views: 77

Please see the University Copyright Guide.  

What is Copyright?

Copyright is legal right that protects the use of your work once your idea has been physically expressed. The current copyright legislation in the UK is the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. You can find out more about copyright legislation by visiting the Intellectual Property Office. 

For more complex copyright enquiries please email: library@sheffield.ac.uk.

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