Warning Notices

The Copyright Act imposes strict obligations on universities to bring copyright obligations to the attention of staff and students. The following notices must be clearly displayed:

Notice to be displayed at equipment capable of copying works or audio-visual material

This notice should be displayed within viewing distance of any machine capable of copying text, images, audio or audio-visual material (e.g. photocopier, scanner, computer, VCR, DVD recorder, fax machine, microfiche copier, sound recording equipment) which is accessible by students or non-staff members.

Notice to be displayed when communicating material under the educational statutory licence

This notice must be used when electronically communicating copies of broadcasts, print and graphic material made under the educational statutory licence, e.g. including material in a PowerPoint presentation, e-mailing to students. It must be prominently displayed either before or at the same time as the material being communicated appears on the screen.

The notice is available in two formats below:

NOTE:

Digital copies of book chapters and journal articles must only be made available online to students through Course Readings via MyUni. The warning notice is automatically included in Course Readings for material copied under the educational statutory licence. 

The warning notice is automatically included at the beginning of Echo360 lecture recordings.

Music notice (for copies of sound recordings)

This notice must be used if you wish to electronically communicate material pursuant to the Music Licence, e.g. embed it in a PowerPoint presentation, make it available online, or e-mail to students. This notice must be prominently displayed either before or at the same time as the material is played or is accessible by students.