policy for the Fullerton College Library Reserve Collection is derived
from the Fair Use provisions of the United States Copyright Act of
1976. The purpose of the Reserve Collection is to facilitate the
distribution of materials for educational use by students.
should be aware of the following:
placed on reserve will be at the initiative of faculty for the
non-commercial, educational use of Fullerton College and School
of Continuing Education (SCE) students.
space is limited, faculty will be restricted in the number of items
that they can put on reserve.
A copyright notice will appear on photocopies to be placed on reserve
to indicate that these items are covered by copyright law. The library
will attach the notice during processing.
items will have processing materials, such as barcodes, labels,
tape, etc., attached to them. These processing materials may not
always be removed without causing damage to the items.
guidelines are provided to assist faculty but do not preclude further
restrictions by the Library.
procedures for placing materials on Reserve:
Reserve materials take approximately 72 hours to process. Faculty
should plan for this processing time and inform their students.
Original Materials not needing copyright permission:
If an item is
from the library's circulating collection, please bring the item
and turn it in with the forms to the Circulation counter.
of broadcast programs must have the date when the program
was taped clearly marked on the copy. Copies may
be used in the library without copyright permission
for only the first 10 consecutive academic working
days after broadcast. Nova programs may be used
one year after the date of taping.
Faculty must provide complete bibliographic citations indicating
the original source for every copy submitted. This is done on the
Coverpage for Photocopies.
It is the responsibility of course instructors to request and obtain
copyright permission if needed. This process should be completed before
placing materials on reserve. Instructors will be asked to provide
the library with photocopies of the copyright permissions that have
Materials which doNOT require copyright