It is important that all personnel are aware of the copyright policies for printed material and music. Unauthorised copies of a work are unlawful. In the classroom setting, the following applies:
Copying Written Text – only 10% of any written work may be photocopied and then only for the purposes of study or research.
Copying Written Music – a copy of music can only be made when an original is already purchased or is owned by the performer or teacher. The actual copy must be marked with the:
- word ‘copy’
- respective Copyright License Number
- name of whom owns the original
- purpose the copy is to be used for