The following uses are prohibited:
- Copying to create a substitute or replacement for anthologies, compilations or collective works.
- Making a copy of or from works intended to be “consumable” in the course of study or teaching, such as workbooks, exercises, standardized tests and answer sheets, and like material.
- Copying for the purpose of performance, except for emergency duplication.
- Copying for the purpose of substituting for the purchase of music, except for emergency duplication and for academic purposes other than performance, single or multiple copies of excerpts of works may be made, provided that the excerpts do not comprise a part of the whole which would constitute a performable unit such as a section, movement, or aria, but in no case more than 10 percent of the whole work. The number of copies must not exceed one copy per student.
- Copying without inclusion of the copyright notice, which appears on the printed copy.
- Including a sound file on a web page violates the single copy rule for sound recording. Each time a web page is viewed and sounds included in it are played, it is considered a copy of the sound recording.