Tufts University has several university policies that relate to scholarly communication issues.

Policy on Fair Use of Copyrighted Materials
Governs the use of copyrighted materials for teaching and research.

Policy on Rights and Responsibilities with Respect to Intellectual Property
Describes who is covered, what is covered, IP management, income distribution, equity ownership, as well as copyright.

Information Stewardship Policy
Outlines the actions all members of the Tufts community are expected to follow when working with institutional data and systems.