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Copyright Guidelines for Staff & Students of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg (WITS)
Copyright vs Plagiarism
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Copyright Guidelines for Staff & Students of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg (WITS): Copyright vs Plagiarism
This LibGuide provides definitions, legislation and procedures for copyright clearance for teaching and research purposes.
Wits IP Policy
SA Copyright Law
Works Eligible for Copyright Protection in South Africa
Copyright Term of Protection
Papers/articles/videos on SA Copyright Law
Copyright Infringement - Penalties
Copyright Amendment Bill (2015- )
Who Owns Copyright?
When Does an Employer Own Copyright?
State Ownership (Section 21(2) of the SA Copyright Act)
Transfer of Copyright
Exclusive and Non-Exclusive Licences
Creative Commons Licences
What/How Much May You Copy?
Attention - Notice about use of copyrighted material
'Fair Dealing' (Section 12)
Can You Copy For Educational/Research Purposes?
What Can Students Copy?
Can Libraries/Archives Make Copies?
Can You Copy/Download From E-Resources?
Including copyright material in your work?
Copyright and photographs (guidelines)
When is Permission Required?
Preparing Teaching Material
Material included in theses/dissertations
IP & Social Media
How to apply for permission
Applying for Permission (Personal Purposes)
Applying for Permission for Teaching (Blanket Licence)
Applying for Permission (Transactional Licences)
Applying for Permission (Short Courses)
Applying for copyright
Online Copyright Form
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Copying Wits Publications
Copyright vs Plagiarism
Guidelines for SA Schools
Differences between Copyright & Plagiarism
Copyright & Plagiarism (K. Smith, Duke University)
The Difference Between Copyright Infringement & Plagiarism (Core Copyright)
The Difference Between Copyright Infringement and Plagiarism (Plagiarism Today)
The Difference between Copyright Infringement and Plagiarism (S. Hawkins)
The Difference Between Plagiarism And Copyright Infringement (TechDirt)
Here's The Biggest Difference Between Plagiarism And Copyright Infringement (Cory Doctorow, The Guardian)
Plagiarism and Copyright Infringement: Is Copying Illegal? (PlagiarismChecker.com)
Plagiarism is Nothing to do with Copyright (2013)
Plagiarism vs. Copyright Infringement: Do you know the Difference?
The Unoriginal Sin: Differences Between Plagiarism and Copyright Infringement (Rights of Writers)
Overlap between Copyright & Plagiarism
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