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Copyright and Fair Use

This is a guide to copyright and related topics for the AMBS community. It does not provide legal advice.


This guide presents basic concepts of copyright for the AMBS community.

Please navigate through the pages on the left bar to get specific information on copyright topics and links to more resources.

AMBS Copyright Policy

It is the policy of Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary to comply with the provisions of United States copyright law.  Copyrighted materials are distributed in accordance with that law to members of the AMBS community to promote education and scholarship.  If AMBS practices are challenged by a copyright holder, access to the materials in question is suspended pending review by the AMBS Pedagogy Advisory Group and the AMBS Administrative Cabinet. Concerns and questions may be directed to the copyright coordinator.

The current copyright coordinator is Karl Stutzman, Director of Library Services,

Copyright Decision Tree

Try out this helpful Copyright Decision Tree from our friends at Milligan University Libraries.