Copyright law can be complex and difficult, but it is important to follow so creators can be compensated for their work. It is also the law. These copyright guidelines are meant to provide direction and present library policies for faculty, staff, and students of the University of Hawaii at Manoa, including understanding the following:
These Guidelines are not intended to act as a substitute for legal advice and proper legal advice should be obtained when necessary.
These Guidelines will be reviewed every January by the Assistant University Librarian for Library Information Technology and changes made as necessary.
These guidelines have been most recently updated May 2017.