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COVID-19 Updates

The Learning Commons is closed to in-person visits. Electronic resources are accessible through Primo. Please check university email for latest updates.



Policies are in place and everyone needs to do their part.

Copyright at UCQ


UCQ follows the copyright rules and protocols developed and required by main campus (the University of Calgary) copyright office.

The office ensures that our legal obligations set out in the Copyright Act to protect the intellectual property used and created at all university sites.

The copyright office manages copyright compliance and does not operate under a collective copyright license agreement. Therefore it is important that UCQ, as extension of main campus, comply in all areas of copyright.

Guidance for online courses and online materials

University of Calgary's dedicated page for copyright provide copyright guidance for online courses and course materials.

For APA requirements related to copyright statement, refer our guide on copyright statements


If you ever have questions about these details of other materials to use for teaching or studying, contact the copyright office by email. Click on the link provided and an email will be started for you Copyright office. You will receive a response within 48 hours. Remember, the time difference between Qatar and Calgary may have an impact on their response time.

For more information, check the UC copyright office webpage.