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CVCC Copyright Policy

This link will take you to the CVCC Copyright Page information and policies. Embedded in the article are links to:

  • Checklists For Fair Use and TEACH Act
  • Guidelines for Use of Copyrighted Materials
  • Warning Notice Concerning Copyright Restrictions
  • Copyright Resources

In addition, below are links to information regarding:

If you have any doubts about violations of the copyright law, please contact the Coordinator of Library Services at x7551 or at feinm@cvcc.vccs.edu. Faculty and College personnel are cautioned that should the College be sued for copyright violations, the actual person infringing the copyright law will be held liable.


Suggested Reading

  • Besenjak, Cheryl. Copyright Plain and Simple. Franklin Lakes, N.J.: Career Press, 1997.
  • Bielfield, Arlene, and Cheeseman, Lawrence. Libraries & Copyright Law. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers, Inc., 1993.
  • Brinson, J. Diane, and Radcliffe, Mark F. Multimedia Law and Business Handbook. Menlo Park: Ladera Press, 1996.
  • Gasaway, Laura N. and Wiant, Sarah K. Libraries and Copyright: A Guide to Copyright Law in the 1990s. Washington: Special Libraries Association, 1994.
  • Grossman, Wendy M. Net.wars. New York: New York University Press, 1997.
  • Weeks, Kent M. Complying with Federal law: A Reference Manual for College Decision Makers. Nashville: College Legal Information, Inc., 1996.
  • Wilson, Lee. The Copyright Guide. New York: Allworth Press, 1996.

Useful Websites

Copyright issues in general


Fair Use


Obtaining permission to use copyrighted works



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Central Virginia
Community College

3506 Wards Road
Lynchburg VA 24502-2498

Phone: 434.832.7750
FAX: 434.386.4677
Email: library@cvcc.vccs.edu

Located in Bedford Hall, Room 3100

Fall/Spring Hours:
Mon. - Thurs. 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Summer Hours:
Mon-Thurs 8:00 AM -   9:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
When classes are not in session,
the Library’s hours are usually 8-5.
Please call for exact hours of operation.