Information Technology Services

Copyright Policy - NSCS

Web Copyright Statement  

World Wide Web users must comply with applicable copyright laws.  All users of the Chadron State College web servers are reminded that providing or obtaining copyrighted materials without permission from the rightful owner violates the United States Copyright Act.  CSC may terminate the computer rights and services of users who violate laws concerning computer usage or the College’s computer policies.

Digital Millennium Copyright Act

The 1998 Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) outlines the actions institutions can take to reduce copyright infringement liability. As an online service provider for its faculty, staff and students, CSC offers Internet access, permits use of its facilities to make material available on the Internet and operates a campus web site with links to other sites.

CSC has designated a copyright agent with the United States Copyright Office to receive notification of claimed copyright infringement as follows:

Ann Burk

1000 Main St. Chadron, NE 69337

308-432-6311

308-432-6471 (fax)

aburk@csc.edu

Claims of Web Copyright Infringement  

Claims of web copyright infringement on CSC servers should be sent to our designated agent and must contain the following information:

 (i) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

 (ii) Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.

 (iii) Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material.

 (iv) Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted.

(v) A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.

(vi) A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.