Teachers - Copyright Act & Fair Dealing Website
Teachers, Copyright, and Fair Dealing
Know your rights and know your limits!
Thinking of using a short excerpt from a copyright-protected work in your classroom? First, find out if you need permission from the copyright owner.
The Fair Dealing Decision Tool helps teachers decide, with just a few clicks, whether fair dealing permits classroom use of short excerpts from print materials, artistic works, or audiovisual materials without needing to obtain copyright permission.