Copyright for research and publication
Who owns copyright?
You own copyright, with some exceptions, including joint ownership, funders, publishers, the University.
How and when to get permission to reproduce material, including a sample request for permission, urgent requests and information about performances.
Rules for approaching publishing contracts, types of contracts, a model contract, and how to choose a publisher.
Retain your rights
How to retain rights to images or diagrams, permission instead of retained rights, and reversion of rights.
Open Access publishing
Making works openly available through removal of price and/or permission barriers.
Theses and dissertations
Third-party copyright, permission, Research Repository, and maps in theses.
Find out how you can use Creative Commons to retain copyright while allowing others to copy, distribute and make use of your work.