Does copyright arise automatically or is registration required?
Are ideas, titles and logos copyrighted?
We've listed 6 basic concepts about copyright in the video below:
1 – Copyright protection is automatic in Singapore
2 – Copyright does not protect ideas but the expression of ideas
3 – Categories of Copyright: LDMA, Sound Recordings and Films
4 – Rights in Copyright: Copy, Publish, Perform, Communicate and Adapt
5 – Copyright is a balance between the owners and the public
6– Copyright does not last forever
Copyrighted works are protected by law to:
Types of works protected by Copyright:
Finding Open Source Content
Images, sounds and music can be used in presentations or other content you create to increase engagement and provide valuable context.
If you are looking for freely available content for use in your assignments or presentations, the following resource might be useful:
Library Guide on Finding and Using Free Media for Your Digital Projects