Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Staff Handbook

Copyright Policy and Statement

Mount Vernon Nazarene University requires all users of campus Internet services to comply with all state and federal laws, including copyright laws. The students, faculty and staff at MVNU have access to the fundamentals of copyright law and MVNU’s guidelines for educational use of copyright materials at MVNU’s Copyright Statement and the U.S. Copyright Office’s Home Page.

Allegations of copyright infringement by MVNU users that comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title II, Section 512(c) (3) will be investigated. All valid notifications of claimed infringement received by MVNU will be investigated for immediate action. If MVNU determines that any users have infringed copyrights of others on a repeat basis, the offending user’s access to online services may be terminated. MVNU reserves the right to choose how to address or respond to any allegation of copyright infringement received, including without limitation the choice of any defense under applicable law.