Multimedia materials include the sound recordings, video recordings, films, and broadcast or cable programmes that are included in the Library's collections.
Private Study and Research
In accordance with Section 38 of the Copyright Ordinance, individuals may use copyrighted works (including but not limited to multimedia materials) to a reasonable extent, for private study or research.
Teaching and Learning
Teachers and students may play or show a multimedia item borrowed from the Library (including but not limited to recorded broadcast programmes) for the purpose of giving or receiving instruction.
Online Teaching and Learning
Teachers and students may upload a reasonable portion of copyrighted works (including but not limited to multimedia items) to the University intranet for the purpose of giving or receiving instruction, provided that:
Security measures (e.g. requiring login with username and password) are adopted
Access is restricted to users enrolled in a specified course of study
The copyrighted works are hosted on the University intranet for a period not exceeding twelve consecutive months
The playing or performing of a dramatic or musical work by teachers, students, or any other person in a school performance is permitted, providing that the activity takes place on the University premises and is not open to the general public.