IHM is committed to ensuring compliance to copyright legislation in all areas of the teaching and learning which relate to third party copyright materials. The purpose of this policy is to promote copyright compliance in both the academic and non-academic activities of the institution by ensuring that all students and staff are made aware of their obligations when using copyrighted materials in any format whether by copying, reproducing, communicating, recording, or performing. Assist IHM students and staff to make full legal use of the materials at their disposal and limit any risk to the institution associated with the use of copyrighted materials. This policy applies to all students and staff at IHM campuses and relates to all IHM approved or sponsored activities.
The copyright Act 1968 shall for the purposes of this document, be referred to as the Act. First party copyright materials created by IHM staff as part of their employment in which copyright has not been transferred or exclusively licensed to a third party.