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Copyright Education Initiatives

Below are copyright education initiatives established to provide copyright information and educational resources to the UCSD campus community.

Past Campaigns

We're continuing to work on new media to educate UC San Diego about file sharing, but check out this slideshow of campaign posters from previous years!

  • Lie 1: Time doesn't matter
  • Lie 2: Good intentions don't matter
  • Lie 3: First timers get sued
  • Lie 4: Ignorance is no excuse for the law
  • Lie 5: You are not anonymous
  • Lie 6: Even once is illegal
  • Lie 7: Downloading from overseas is still illegal

Newspaper Ad

This advertisement ran in the Guardian. Click on the image for a bigger view.

Consider the potential legal expenses of getting sued

Copyright Violation videos from UCLA

UCLA* has also developed media that explains the consequences and myths of file sharing. The first video was created by Dan, a resident advisor at UCLA, after receiving a copyright violation.

*Used under CC, University of California, Los Angeles