What material must I place in the eReserve collection?

All third party copyright works (e.g. book chapters, articles or images) to be copied and used online under RMIT’s educational licence with the Copyright Agency must be added to the eReserve collection.

You can link to the material from your online teaching platform such as Canvas.

If you wish to host material in your online teaching platform, you will need permission from the copyright holder.


  • Where permission to use a work in your teaching platform has been granted
  • Material for which RMIT owns the copyright
  • Works with a Creative Commons licence.

Library eResources such as library databases, e-books and e-journals can be linked to from your teaching platform. Please note that each licensed database is covered by specific terms of use.