Music: published works

Adding published music (copyright protected) to videos/ slideshows, etc.

Created to promote Vancouver to potential delegates of CACUSS Conference 2015 at Simon Fraser University.


All original and published music is copyright protected. It is illegal to use an original song, or any other creative work in its "fixed form."

Kinds of consent

Obtain permission and pay a licensing fee that is legal and binding.

Ensure that you are permitted to enter into a contract on behalf of the University before purchasing a music license. 

Options to publish

Terms and conditions must be followed as outlined.

Ensure that credit is clearly included at the end of the video for music, images, or any other copyright protected work.

Also include the credits in the description box wherever the video is posted, such as on YouTube and Vimeo.

References and forms