Publishers often provide information on obtaining permissions on their websites. You might also find contact information for seeking permission to use copyrighted content.
A commercial service like the Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) is a fee-based service that attempts to obtain copyright permissions for you, but before you purchase the service from CCC, make sure you are unable to use the content through fair use or other means.
Text adapted from Copyright (Stony Brook University).
Templates and guidance to make the task simpler.
You may not have to ask for permission if:
Posting an item to Canvas for educational purposes does not exempt an instructor from copyright regulations. The information presented here provides guidance but should not be considered legal advice.
Please email email@example.com to consult with a librarian for guidance on the use of copyrighted course materials.
For all Canvas-related questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to create a support ticket.