University of Waikato Copyright Information
University staff and students have an obligation to respect and comply with copyright law, and the University has a strong committment to ensuring that copyright laws and licence agreements are complied with. This site serves as a collection point for documents that govern or advise on the use of copyright materials within the University.
Copyright Guidelines and Questions & Answers
The following documents have been written to help explain Copyright and provide guidelines on the use of copyright material by staff and students of the University of Waikato:
Copyright Licence Agreements
The following documents outline current copyright licence agreements that the University of Waikato has negotiated with copyright licencing agencies:
The following documents are brochures provided by copyright licencing agencies that contain compliance guidelines for the relevant licensing agreement.
New Zealand Copyright Legislation
New Zealand legislation is available at http://www.legislation.govt.nz/act/browse.aspx Relevant acts include:
- Copyright (Infringing File Sharing) Amendment Act 2011
- Copyright Act 1994
- Copyright (New Technologies) Amendment Act 2008
Any queries regarding Copyright should be addressed in the first instance to, Vye Perrone (email firstname.lastname@example.org).