If you intend to use more of a copyright work than is permitted under the Copyright Act or to which the University does not have a licence or contractual agreement, please contact Ask The Library.
Written permission of the Copyright Owner is required if:
If you need to verify the status of a permissions request or determine whether the University has obtained permission to use a particular work, contact Ask The Library or search the Copyright Register.
If you need to seek permission yourself (i.e. for publication, commercial or personal use), you should ensure that any permission is obtained in writing in the event that you are challenged about it at a later date. The Thesis Toolkit contains a sample permission letter.
As the author of a work, you are the copyright holder unless and until you transfer your copyright to someone else in a signed agreement.
To assist staff and students of the University manage copyright issues associated with publishing or authorising re-use of their works, the University has made available a range of Licences and Agreements for staff and student use.