Copyright law protects creators, owners and users of copyrighted materials. All books, periodicals, music, images and videos (both in hard-copy format and in digital format) are automatically under copyright in Canada unless they are in the public domain or have been licensed under alternative copyright licences.

As a student at George Brown College, you are expected to comply with Canada’s copyright laws, the terms of the college’s existing licences and the George Brown College Copyright Policy. For details, review the George Brown College Copyright web page or call the Copyright Hotline at 416-415-5000, ext. 6945.

For related information, visit the Plagiarism web page.