Research

Q: What can I copy and share with my research partners?

A: Under Fair Dealing, you may copy a work for the purposes of research, private study, etc. provided that the use is "fair".

 

Q: What copyright issues should I be aware of when publishing in journals?

A: Content forthcoming

 

Q: What copyright issues should I be aware of when publishing in books?

A: Content forthcoming

 

Q: Who owns copyright in scholarly work? 

A: Copyright for scholarly work, such as academic papers, is initially held by the author. However, authors are commonly asked to agree to a copyright transfer to the publisher when their work is accepted for publication. Each copyright transfer varies in the degree of rights given to the publisher, and what rights are retained by the author, and those rights may be negotiated.

 

Terms relating to copyright ownership and use of materials created by faculty are set out in Article 2.11 (3.0), Works, of the StFX AUT Collective Agreement.

Q: What can I copy and share with my research partners?

A: Under Fair Dealing, you may copy a work for the purposes of research, private study, etc. provided that the use is "fair".

 

Q: What copyright issues should I be aware of when publishing in journals?

A: Content forthcoming

 

Q: What copyright issues should I be aware of when publishing in books?

A: Content forthcoming

 

Q: Who owns copyright in scholarly work? 

A: Copyright for scholarly work, such as academic papers, is initially held by the author. However, authors are commonly asked to agree to a copyright transfer to the publisher when their work is accepted for publication. Each copyright transfer varies in the degree of rights given to the publisher, and what rights are retained by the author, and those rights may be negotiated.

 

Terms relating to copyright ownership and use of materials created by faculty are set out in Article 2.11 (3.0), Works, of the StFX AUT Collective Agreement.

Library News

Wed, October, 16, 2019

Help others while helping yourself!  Food for Fines will be running until Sunday, November 3rd and until then, get $3 waived off any Novanet Library fines for each non-perishable food item donated (conditions... Read more

Tue, October, 15, 2019

Join Sandy Iverson, University Librarian, and Meghan Landry, Scholarly Communications Librarian, for this informal meet and greet to eat, socialize and ask questions about StFX Scholar and see live... Read more

Fri, October, 11, 2019

Since the hack of the University’s systems and subsequent shutdown of our local servers in November of last year, library staff have been working to restore access to our digital collections (yearbooks, StFX... Read more

Wed, September, 4, 2019

Get a jump on your papers and research - sign up for one of our Research Skills Workshops today!

https://stfx.libcal.com/calendar/Events

Wed, June, 19, 2019

We are happy to announce that access to Gaelstream has been partially restored on a new host (https://stfx.cairnrepo.org/islandora/object/... Read more