Use the UCSF Fair Use checklist to determine whether your use of copyrighted material(s) falls under Fair Use.
Use the copyright flow chart* to determine whether you need permissions when using copyrighted materials in your CLE courses. [*Courtesy of Martin Brennan, UCLA]
The following are general guidelines for photocopying materials to support your classroom instruction. These suggested guidelines are based on our interpretation of Circular 21. Please note that these "best practices" may not fit every situation; therefore, it is advised that you conduct a fair use analysis for any copyrighted materials you distribute to your students.