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Understanding copyright  -  keep it legal!


All types of copying and printing are subject to copyright law.  It is your responsibility to ensure you do not copy more than you are legally entitled to.    

The Copyright Act prohibits multiple copying but allows you to make a single copy for personal study purposes - the following limits also generally apply:


Further information (for staff)



Open Access & Self Archiving Guides

The institutional repository provides public access to research papers produced by University of Bath staff. The university’s research information system, Pure, allows you to add your research outputs to the repository so that they are publicly available on the internet. Pure is easy to use but why not check out our quick guides to help you get the most out of Pure and find further information about self-archiving and open access policies.