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Copyright Resources: Get Help

Copyright Help at PCC

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The Portland Community College Copyright Committee is composed of representatives from multiple departments across the college. Its role is to assist faculty, staff and students with any issues concerning copyright. Send your questions to[opens in new window].  We'll be happy to meet one-on-one in your office or on the phone, as well.

Come to a meeting: 

The Copyright Committee meets once a term (or more often if necessary) and we welcome guests to our meetings.  Send us an email ( and we'll let you know when we're meeting.

Authorized Copyright Agent: 

Chris Chairsell, Vice President, Academic and Student Affairs


Copyright "Office Hours"

Want personalized help with a copyright question?  We offer both virtual and in-person "office hours" to help you with your copyright issues.  

In-Person Consultations

We are currently planning Copyright workshops in the TLCs.  We are also happy to schedule a face-to-face meeting upon request, just email  You can also call Rachel Bridgewater at 971-722-5323.

Online Consultations

You can always email  In addition, "virtual" office hours are available upon request.  We can sign in to chat at a designated time and chat with you about any copyright questions you have.

How to participate in "virtual" office hours:

  1. From the "chat" area of your PCC Gmail, search for "" and choose "Show in chat list".  NB: do not choose "", which is the Copyright Committee's Google Group email.
  2. Click on the PCC Copyright Committee, which will now appear in your list of contacts on your chat list.
  3. A chat box will now appear in the right hand side of your screen.  Type your message in the box to start a chat!