University of Minnesota

Copyright Policies


What is the copyright status of DCL materials?
Please freely use these materials for teaching, learning, and other fair use purposes.

The University of Minnesota Libraries has a copyright information site that can help you decide whether your use would be considered fair use.

Unless materials are indicated to have a Creative Commons license or are in the public domain, distribution or other uses of these materials is not authorized.

Explore the OpenDCL for items that have designated Creative Commons licenses or are in the public domain.