Photocopying for Educational Purposes
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An educational institution can copy up to one chapter or 10% of a book, whichever is the greater, for its educational purposes provided that the educational institution (or the body that administers it) has given a remuneration notice to Copyright Agency Limited (CAL) under the Act.
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