You may also consider checking the list of databases below to find out if the vendors and/or publishers allow for educational use of their content in a learning management system.
Some of these databases include open access articles or works in the public domain (for more on that, see the Always Okay to Use tab). Permission for educational reuse is unnecessary in those cases. The policies below therefore refers only to scholarly articles published behind a subscription paywall.
An alphabetical list of Library databases, including the website that explains their policies (if available) and whether they allow electronic course reserves and/or digital course packs.
Please note: these policies apply only to members of the Stevens community who have institutional access to these databases.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org to consult with a librarian for guidance on the use of copyrighted course materials.
For all Canvas-related questions, please email email@example.com to create a support ticket.