Members of the Princeton University community should feel free to contact the Office of General Counsel with specific questions regarding copyright law as it applies to your work at the University.
Princeton Office of General Counsel's "Copyright Basics". Read this document for an introduction to copyright law as it applies in the university environment.
Use of Copyright Material in Almagest
Notice: Warning Concerning Copyright Restrictions
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The Copyright law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or other reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research." If a user makes a request for or later uses a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use", that user may be liable for copyright infringement. This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of the copyright law.
If you have questions about the copyright for a specific image or media file, please contact the owner of the image or The Educational Technology Centers staff.