a. Poetry: A complete poem if less than 250 words or, from a longer poem, an excerpt of not more than 250 words.
b. Article/Story/Essay: A complete work if less than 2,500 words.
c. Longer Prose: A 500-word excerpt from any work (or up to a 1,000-word excerpt if not more than 10% of the work).
d. Illustration: One chart, graph, diagram, drawing, cartoon or picture per book or per periodical issue.
e. “Special” works: Works which combine text with illustrations often fall short of 2,500 words in their entirety (e.g. children’s books). Such “special works” may not be reproduced in their entirety; however, an excerpt of not more than two of the published pages of such a work and containing not more than 10% of the words found in the text may be reproduced.
f. Same Author/Work/Volume: Not more than one short poem, article, story, essay or two excerpts may be copied from the same author, nor more than three from the same collective work or periodical volume during one class term.
g. Consumable works: There shall be no copying of, or from, works intended to be “consumable” in the course of study or of teaching. These include workbooks, exercises, standardized tests and test booklets and answer sheets and like consumable material.