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Guide to Copyright: Sources of Information

Sources of information

  • CONUL Briefing Paper on Copyright, Revised Edition January 2007 [unpublished].
  • Hodgins, David (2007) "Copyright resources on the web" C&RL News, 164-168.
  • Irish Copyright Licensing Agency website, www.icla.ie/.
  • SHERPA website, www.sherpa.ac.uk/index.html.
  • Staffordshire University (2008) "Information and Guidance on Copyright", www.staffs.ac.uk/copyright/ [accessed: 17/01/08].

Legislation

  • Copyright and Related Rights Act, 2000 (No. 28 of 2000)
  • Copyright and Related Rights (Amendment) Act 2004
    (Act 18 of 2004)
  • Copyright and Related Rights Act, 2000 (Commencement) Order, 2000
    (S.I. No. 404)
  • Copyright and Related Rights (Recording of Broadcasts and Cable Programmes for Archival Purposes)(Designated Bodies and Classes) Order, 2000
    (S.I. No. 405)
  • Copyright and Related Rights (Provision of Modified Works)(Designated Bodies) Order, 2000
    (S.I. No. 406)
  • Copyright and Related Rights (Recording for Purposes of Time-shifting) Order, 2000
    (S.I. No. 407)
  • Copyright and Related Rights (Works of Folklore)(Designated Bodies) Order, 2000
    (S.I. No. 408)
  • Copyright and Related Rights (Educational Establishments and Establishments to which Members of the Public have Access) Order, 2000
    (S.I. No. 409)
  • Copyright and Related Rights (Educational Establishments) Order, 2000
    (S.I. No. 410)
  • Copyright and Related Rights (Material Open to Public Inspection)(International Organisations) Order, 2000
    (S.I. No. 411)
  • Copyright and Related Rights (Librarians and Archivists)(Copying of Protected Material) Regulations 2000
    (S.I. No. 427)
  • Copyright and Related Rights (Register of Copyright Licensing Bodies) Regulations 2002
    ( S.I. No. 463)
  • Copyright and Related Rights (Certification of Licensing Scheme for Reprographic Copying by Educational Establishments) (The Irish Copyright Licensing Agency Limited) Order 2002
    (S.I. No. 514)
  • European Communities (Copyright and Related Rights) Regulations 2004
    (S.I. No. 16)

Copyright queries

This overview of copyright is for students and staff of the University of Limerick.  It is not a complete guide and should not be taken as legal advice.  Copyright queries may be directed to Cora Gleeson Librarian, Collection Services or Ciara McCaffrey, Deputy Librarian, Glucksman Library.