<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote/font><HR>The don't allow copying of their holdings (take a look at the photocopy machines at a library, they are plastered with the Federal Copyright Law). And it is quite illegal to photocopy a book, CD, video cassette, that one checks out of the library.<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>
It may be completely illegal due to copyright laws, but books are photocopied all the time in libraries around the country. The Federal Copyright Law notice is there so the library can say "we told you so" if anyone gets caught, which rarely happens. It's there to protect the library from liability. Doesn't stop most people from taking an encyclopedia or whatever and making a copy of a page.

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