Q: How long can an item be on electronic reserve?
A: One semester. An item can only be used one semester out of evey calendar year to be in compliance with fairuse guidelines and copyright law. We recommend that you have a different set of readings for each semester.
Q: What may faculty members place on reserve?
A: The following copyrighted material may be placed on eReserve according to fair use guidelines:
Q: I want to use three chapters from a book; can I do that?
A: No, not unless the three chapter equal less than 10% of the book. We can scan and place online up to 10% of a print item for one semester.
Q: I want three articles from a journal. Is that possible?
A: If the three articles are not from the same issue, you can. If the three articles are from the same issue, then you need to get copyright clearance.