Copyright guidance for contributors to the University's digital presence.
This page contains guidance for those wishing to contribute to the University's outward facing digital presence, including the main University web site, YouTube accounts, Sheffield iTunes U, and our FutureLearn MOOCs.
Contributors should consult these pages in the first instance for guidance:
Copyright guidelines for lecture recording and screencasting - the information provided in these pages applies to most forms of media creation that you are likely to wish to do for the digital presence - http://www.shef.ac.uk/cics/myecho/copyrightguidelines
Broader guidelines on copyright issues for producing media can be found here - http://www.shef.ac.uk/cics/creativemedia/copyright
We also have some useful articles on our Learning Technologies Team blog here:
Copysafe media creation
Finding copyright safe material for video editing
Creative Commons quick overview
5 Great Sources of Creative Commons Images