Reading Time: 5 minutes The federal Copyright Act establishes the legal framework for use of copyright-protected works in Canada. Under the Act, rights-holders have the exclusive right to reproduce and re-use substantial amounts of a work unless such uses fall under one of the statutory exceptions to copyright infringement. This framework attempts to provide a balance between the needs […]
About Amanda Wakaruk
Amanda Wakaruk, MLIS, MES, worked as an academic government information librarian for almost twenty years before becoming the University of Alberta's Copyright Librarian in 2015. To learn more about her work, go to amandawakaruk.ca. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the University.