Resources for Publishers

Where to find further information on publishing rights and UK copyright

UK Copyright for Publishers - Frequently Asked Questions

Resources and FAQs on UK copyright law for publishers. Available in a downloadable format for easy reference.

An Essential Guide to Open Access

An introduction to Open Access concepts with links to additional resources to find out more about what Open Access is, Creative Commons licences, Text and Data Mining, and Transformative Agreements.

Types of Rights and Licensing

A working list of the diverse range of types of rights and licensing occurring across the publishing industry. 

Rights Training Resources

Where rights professionals and those thinking of starting a career in rights can gain valuable knowledge and skills relating to rights in the industry.

Books on Publishing Rights and Copyright

Useful books and other print resources on UK copyright law and publishing rights. 


Resources to Locate Rights Holders

Where to locate rights holders when clearing permissions and licences for third party content. 

Resources on UK Copyright

Locating Rights Holders and Rights Queries

Rights Training