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Copyright at SDU: Quotations

Law on Copyright



According to § 22 in the Danish law on copyright:

 " A person may quote from a work
which has been made public in accordance with proper usage
and to the extent required for the purpose"

This rule always applies, no matter how old the work that you want to quote from is.

You should always quote correctly and loyally, and state your source.

It is only in special cases that you are permitted to quote a work in its full length.
For example, you are allowed quote a poem in connection with a critical discussion of it.

For further information, please contact Line Kronqvist Jensen or Jens Dam at the library.

Kun til personligt studie- og forskningsbrug.
Studerende og ansatte ved SDU samt ansatte på Odense Universitetshospital (OUH) har fjernadgang til de fleste af bibliotekets licensbelagte elektroniske materialer.
Uanset hvor du fysisk befinder dig, har du adgang via brugernavn og password. Problemer? Læs FAQ over de mest almindelige problemer med elektroniske materialer.
Har du brug for yderligere hjælp, kan du kontakte Licenskontoret via e-mail, eller telefon 6550 2632.

Only for your own personal study and research purposes.
Students and staff at the University of Southern Denmark (SDU) and the staff at Odense University Hospital (OUH) have remote access to the library's licensed electronic material. Use your SDU/OUH username and password to get access. Read more about remote access here.
Problems accessing electronic material? - Read the FAQ. If you need further help, please contact Office of Licensing via e-mail, or telephone 6550 2632.

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