Sample Letter to the Copyright Owner Requesting Permission to Copy
Material Permissions Department
Hypothetical Book Company
400 Any Street
City, State Zip Code
I would like permission to copy the following for continued use in my classes in future semesters.
Title: Learning in College, Second Edition Copyright: Hypothetical Book Company, 1970, 1972 Author: John Doe Material to be duplicated: Chapters 5, 6, and 15 (photocopy enclosed) Number of Copies: 500 Distribution: The material will be distributed to students in my classes and they will pay only the cost of the photocopying Type of Reprint: Photocopy Use: The chapters are to be used as supplementary teaching materials.
I have enclosed a self-addressed stamped envelope for your convenience in replying to this request.