University of Idaho Copyright Policy
The University of Idaho is committed to respecting the rights of copyright holders and complying with copyright law.
The Library website provides information and educational tools to assist faculty, staff, and students in making informed decisions regarding appropriate uses of copyrighted materials.
For further information about copyright, please consult the University of Idaho Faculty Staff Handbook section 5300 and section 6580. You can also contact the University's Office of General Counsel at (208) 885-6125.
Reporting Copyright Infringements
In accordance with Title II of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), an agent has been designated to receive notification of alleged copyright infringements occurring in the following University of Idaho network domains:
To report copyright infringements, please contact the agent designated under DMCA, Pub. L. 105-304:
Executive Director and CIO for Information Technology Services
University of Idaho
Moscow, ID 83844-3155
(208) 885-6721 phone
(208) 885-7539 fax
This representative is for reporting of copyright infringement and is not the appropriate person to answer requests for copyright permission.
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act requires that all infringement claims be in writing and include the following information:
- A description of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed and a signed statement that you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner. The statement should indicate that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in question is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
- Information reasonably sufficient to permit the University of Idaho to locate the material;
- Contact information, including your address, telephone number, and email address;
For additional information about DMCA refer to Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
Designation by Service Provider of Agent for Notification of Claims of Infringement: Information from the U.S. Copyright Office at the Library of Congress.
For more information on United States Copyright Laws, see the US Copyright Office.