Copyright & UM Learn

Faculty and Instructors
Before uploading copyright-protected content to UM Learn or ePortfolio, please ensure:

  • the works can be legally distributed through UM Learn
  • a citation is included for each work.

For details, consult the Copyright Checklist & Flowchart and the copyright guidelines specific to UM Learn.

Need additional help? Copyright Solutions is a collaborative service offered by the Copyright Office and the UM Libraries. Experts will work with faculty and instructors to ensure that course materials selected for delivery through UM Learn are copyright-compliant. For one-on-one assistance, contact or call 204-474-9607.

Course materials, including those created by faculty and instructors, are copyright-protected works made available to you for private study and research and must not be distributed in any format without permission from the copyright owner.

Do not upload copyrighted works to UM Learn or ePortfolio, or to any website, unless an exception to the Copyright Act applies or written permission has been confirmed.

Contact or call 204-474-9607 for guidance.

The University would like to remind students, faculty and instructors that posting materials that infringe copyright is prohibited. For details on how the Copyright Office can help, see Copyright Services

Remember, use it fairly - keep it legal.

Copyright Solutions services