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General copyright requirements
You must own the copyright to all components and content within your work or have a documented permission from the copyright holder(s) such as your publisher.
To learn more about copyright, visit the SU copyright guide.
A framework for analyzing any copyright problem
The following Framework (adapted from Kevin Smith & Lisa Macklin CC BY-SA 4.0) includes five simple questions that can help you break down any copyright problem.
Copyright slider tool
Helps you determine if copyright permission is needed.
Helps you manage your copyrights and share your works without losing your rights.
Scholar's Copyright Addendum Engine
Helps you generate a PDF form that you can attach to a journal publisher's copyright agreement to ensure that you retain certain rights (by Science Commons).
Provides information on publisher copyright and self-archiving policies.
SPARC Author Addendum
Amends the publisher's agreement allowing authors to keep their key copyrights.