Copyright guidance for contributors to the University's digital presence.

This page contains guidance for those wishing to contribute to the University's outward facing digital presence, including the main University web site, YouTube accounts, Sheffield iTunes U, and our FutureLearn MOOCs.

Contributors should consult these pages in the first instance for guidance:

Copyright guidelines for lecture recording and screencasting - the information provided in these pages applies to most forms of media creation that you are likely to wish to do for the digital presence - http://www.shef.ac.uk/cics/myecho/copyrightguidelines

Broader guidelines on copyright issues for producing media can be found here - http://www.shef.ac.uk/cics/creativemedia/copyright

We also have some useful articles on our Learning Technologies Team blog here:

General article:
http://learningtechnologiesteam.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/16-things-about-copyright.html

Copysafe media creation
http://learningtechnologiesteam.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/presentation-copyright-safe-media.html

Finding copyright safe material for video editing
http://learningtechnologiesteam.blogspot.co.uk/2012/04/finding-copyright-safe-material-for.html

Creative Commons quick overview
http://learningtechnologiesteam.blogspot.co.uk/2012/08/a-z-of-free-online-stuff-3-creative.html

5 Great Sources of Creative Commons Images
http://learningtechnologiesteam.blogspot.co.uk/2012/05/5-great-sources-of-creative-commons.html