Copyright Policy

last updated 4/3/2018

Lumen Learning has a deep respect for the intellectual property rights of others, and we expect our users to do the same. This sentiment is deep in our DNA as a leader in the advancement of open educational resources (“OER”). To help build this ethos in our user community and to comply with our obligations using open content, our platform displays attribution at the bottom of each page. We use this feature diligently and encourage our users to do the same.

Our Terms prohibit users from violating others’ intellectual property rights. If you believe that your content is being used on our website or in our products in a way that violates your rights, we want to know about it. Please let us know by sending a message to We will respond quickly to any report of a violation and will act in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.

This copyright policy applies to our website ( as well as any other sites owned and operated by us. It also applies to all uses of the platforms and services we provide.