Copyright beyond the classroom: Considerations for including 3rd party materials in your academic work

Date & Time

Wednesday, February 8, 2023
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm



Offered by

Graduate Pathways to Success, Scholarly Communications and Copyright Office

Registration Closed / Past Event


In this session, we will cover the following:

  • Copyright basics for users and creators
  • Considerations for copying 3rd party materials, including images
  • Considerations for using your own published works
  • Resources for locating free to use images and other materials
  • Permission seeking workflows

*NOTE: this session has been developed with students preparing for their 3 Minute Thesis presentations in mind, but is relevant to all student creators looking to make their academic work available outside of the university



Stephanie Savage is a Scholarly Communications and Copyright Services Librarian at UBC Library. In her current role, she provides copyright expertise to the UBC community, helps develop open initiatives on campus, and supports researchers in disseminating their research as widely as possible.

Registration Information

General registration opens on Monday, January 30th, at 9 am.

Priority will be given to UBC graduate students registered in the current academic session. After registering, you will receive confirmation at the e-mail associated with your account. If you experience any difficulty using the online registration tool, please e-mail us at

Please email us if you are registered and can no longer attend this event.


If you have a disability or medical condition that may affect your full participation in the event, please email, 604-827-4578, well in advance of the event.