What kinds of resources can I upload to Course Hero?

Course Hero accepts teaching and learning content for which you are the copyright owner. This can include sample quizzes, assignments, lecture notes, case studies—anything you have made for your students that could potentially help millions more.


As a contributor to Course Hero, you are representing that:

  • You own the copyrights covering the files to be uploaded or have express permission from the copyright owners to upload those files.
  • Your uploading of the files you have selected will not violate any law, regulation, or ethics code.
  • Uploading the files will not violate Course Hero's Terms of Use.

Specific requirements for each document:

  • It should be a full page or longer.
  • It should have a clear and descriptive title.
  • It cannot already exist on Course Hero.
  • It cannot be a photograph.

Please allow 1 to 3 hours for documents to be processed, accepted, and added to your Course Hero account. Once documents are accepted, you will also receive library unlocks, which you can use to access content shared by other Course Hero members.


For more information on uploading, please see the uploader FAQs.