Copyright at CBU

Cape Breton University has decided not to renew our license agreement with Access Copyright effective January 1, 2016. The University will continue to make every effort to ensure our compliance with Canadian copyright law by adhering to the exceptions granted in the Copyright Act for fair dealing, educational institutions, and personal use.  See Section 29 of the Copyright Act.

For further information regarding AUCC Fair Dealing Guidelines please refer to the copyright guideline linked here.

For questions regarding copyright compliance please refer to your liaison librarian:

Cathy Chisholm, MLIS
School of Science & Technology & Nursing Liaison Librarian


Laura Syms, MLIS
Shannon School of Business & Data Services Liaison Librarian


Yayo Umetsubo, BA, MA, MLIS
School of Arts & Social Sciences and Education Liaison Librarian


For Reserve Materials:

Samantha Delaney, BA, Dipl LibTech
Library Technician, Reserves


For all other inquiries:

Shawn Bethke, MA, MLIS
Dean of the Library & Multicultural Learning