Copyright Infringement Policy

Copyright infringement is defined as the act of exercising, without permission or legal authority, one or more of the exclusive rights granted to the copyright owner under section 106 of the Copyright Act (Title 17of the United States Code). Examples of copyright infringement include, but are not limited to, the following:

 

A. Downloading or uploading substantial parts of a copyrighted work without authority constitutes an infringement; and/or

B. Scanning or copying pages of text without permission of the copyright owner.

 

Disciplinary sanctions and the full Academic Honesty Policy are detailed in the Student Handbook.