RESOURCES

CHECKLISTS AND OTHER DECISION TOOLS

CORNELL COPYRIGHT PERMISSION FORMS

RESOURCES FOR LIBRARIANS

Author Rights

  • Scholars Copyright Addendum Engine
    Science Commons tool to create a PDF form that you can attach to a journal publisher's copyright agreement to ensure that you retain certain rights.
  • SHERPA/RoMEO
    Guide to publishers' self-archiving policies

Open Access

  • Open Access Publishing Guide
    Guidance in open access scholarly publishing for researchers in the life and social sciences.
  • Open Educational Resources
    Faculty at Cornell and across the world are joining the OER movement to save students money, take control over course materials, and improve learning.

Fair Use

U.S. Copyright Law

Music

International Copyright

  • UNESCO 
    Free access to national legislations on author's rights and neighbouring rights, which are regularly communicated to UNESCO by its Members States. Click and choose the country which you want to consult.