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Intellectual Property Law: Copyright

Subjects: Law

Are you a reader, needing to know how much you can photocopy/scan?


Works on English law are on Floor 2.

Halsbury's Laws is an authoritative encyclopaedia of law in the England and Wales. The main subject volumes will give you a concise overview of the law, while the footnotes will direct you to the most important cases, legislation and commentary in that area. The print volumes are at K1 in the main Reading Room. Use the Cumulative Supplement to check for any new developments in the law since the volume was printed. OU members can access Halsbury's Laws electronically via Lexis®Library.

KN112 are books solely on English law of copyright.

But it will feature in books  with a wider focus on IP law - check books in the range KN111-KN118 
It may also feature in works on media law at KN343 may well include copyright alongside the related rights   in performances, publication rights, moral rights

Where books are looking at/ comparing copyright laws across jurisdiction the shelf mark will start General. The current collection is on Level 2, the entrance level.

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