As creators, researchers, and distributors of intellectual property, students, staff, and faculty must comply with copyright law and the terms of the UBC Copyright Requirements.


Please visit Copyright at UBC or the Copyright Educational Resources Guide for resources and answers to common copyright-related questions from faculty, staff, and students, including:

  • Uploading copyrighted content to Canvas courses
  • Reproducing text and images in a graduate thesis
  • Submitting original academic work to UBC’s digital respository cIRcle
  • Using student work


For detailed questions, or to request assistance in making your copyright analysis, please contact or email your subject librarian.

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Citation Support

Need help with citations? Take a look at our Citation Style Guides and visit the library service desk for in-person support.

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Centre for Scholarly Communication

Are you a faculty member or graduate student looking for support on a research project? Learn how we can help you at the Centre for Scholarly Communication.