Copyright matters: keeping it legal
From the list below, please read the document titled ‘EdShare Copyright Guidance’ first as this will provide you with an overview of good copyright practice to consider when uploading resources to EdShare.
- EdShare Copyright Guidance
- Creative Commons Licenses
- Creative Commons Attribution
- Copyright Basics
- Length of various types of Copyright (UK)
- List of license free online resources
- UK exceptions to copyright
It should be noted, the information contained within all of the above documentation and learning objects (including the downloadable text based PDF versions) is not legal advice and is intended as general advice and guidance only.
As of the 23rd of September 2018, it's now a legal requirement for any content, i.e. Word, PDF or PowerPoint document, uploaded to a public sector website (this includes EdShare), to be as accessible as possible. The document below, provides guidance and links to online resources for creating accessible content in line with the UK Government regulations.