St. Catherine University is committed to fostering a community where faculty members, staff and students engage in learning, professional growth, scholarship and research that contribute to: opportunities for students, excellence of academic programs, academic reputation for excellence, the public good, and the strength of the institution.
St. Catherine University maintains policies for copyright and intellectual property.
Want to use a piece of copyrighted material in your class? Use our Copyright Flowchart and follow the steps to determine your options.
After looking at the Copyright Flowchart, if you need to determine permissions for using works, go to the Copyright Clearance Center page below and enter one of the following:
The most frequently requested results will appear first.
For information about copyright in relation to fair use, classroom copying, and course management systems, refer to the St. Catherine University Intellectual Property Policy, but you may also be able to make some judgments on your own by thinking of the four factors of fair use.
All four of these factors must be weighed and taken into consideration when determining fair use:
For more information on fair use and copyright, view some of the resources below.
If you need assistance, visit our Help page for ways you can contact us, including chat, email, texting, research appointments, and more.