TEACH Act Responsibilities for Policymakers

Copyright Policy

The University of Wisconsin-Superior is committed to providing information about the TEACH Act and related copyright laws to faculty members who wish to incorporate copyrighted works into online learning courses. The university's goal is adherence to legally accepted practices that govern the use of copyrighted materials., while exercising its full rights to use intellectual property in teaching, learning, research, and service.

Copyright Information

The University of Wisconsin System provides information to the UW community on applicable copyright principles at https://www.wisconsin.edu/general-counsel/legal-topics/copyright/.UW-Superior has also compiled a variety of resources that will assist faculty, students and staff members in complying with copyright laws. See the other sections of this website for this information.

Notice Provided to Students

Students are notified that materials used in connection with a given online learning course and/or course that incorporates distance learning components may be subject to copyright protection.

Access Limited to Enrolled Students

Access to copyrighted materials in the University's online learning courses and/or courses that incorporate online learning components are restricted to those students who are enrolled in the particular course.