Please note that this is a guide only and should not be relied upon for legal advice.

Who owns the copyright of the material deposited in the Flinders Academic Commons (FAC)?

The copyright of any material deposited in the FAC is retained by the author(s), and NOT transferred to the FAC or the Library.  Contributors click on a license agreement when depositing material that signifies that they own the copyright and have the right to deposit the item.

  • reproduce, translate, and/or distribute your submission (including the metadata and abstract) worldwide, in any format or medium for non-commercial, academic purposes only
  • translate the submission, without changing the content, to any medium or format and keep more than one copy for the purposes of security, back up and preservation