It is the policy of the Bryan College of Health Sciences Library that seeking permission will be necessary only in cases where fair use cannot be justified. However, individual journals or publishers may have different requirements regulating when you must seek permission for use. For example, there is not official policy regarding repeated use of a work (e.g., having uploaded a PDF into eReserves or Canvas and using that PDF for multiple semesters). If a publisher requires requesting permission for use or repeated use, understand that publisher requirements take precedence over library policy.
If requesting permission is necessary, there are two options for seeking permission: