Oswego City School District
120 East First Street
Oswego, New York 13126
Phone: 315-341-2000

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Adoption Date: 12/20/2011
8000 - INSTRUCTION

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS
8350 Use of Copyrighted Materials

 

It is the intent of the Board of Education to abide by the provisions of the United States Copyright Law (Title 17 United States Code Section 101 et seq.).

 

All employees and students are prohibited from copying materials not specifically allowed by the copyright law, fair use guidelines, licenses or contractual agreements, or the permission of the copyright proprietor.

 

Any person who willfully disregards the copyright policy shall be in violation of Federal Copyright Laws and District policy and shall assume all liability.

 

A Copyright Officer may be appointed by the Superintendent to provide information for all personnel regarding current copyright law and to maintain copyright records. The Copyright Officer will also serve as the designated agent registered with the U.S. Copyright Office to expeditiously respond to any notices of claimed copyright infringement.

 

Regulations and procedures shall be developed by the administration detailing what can and cannot be copied. Appropriate copyright notices will be placed on or near all equipment used for duplication.

 

 


Policy References:
Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), 17 United States Code (USC) Sections 101 et seq., 512 and
1201 et seq.
34 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 201