The present article is analyzing reprography as the principal way for scientifically written works piracy. The article reviews the written works categories and the intellectual property categories in which piracy is done.Also, the study is analyzing notions related to the reference subject like: private copy remuneration, reproduction and distribution right, pirated goods and commercial purpose. Reprography analysis underlines the prejudices brought to all the factors involved: authors, copyright owners, consumers and state.The end of the study is dedicated to analysis of art. 1396 alin. (1) lit. a) of Law no. 8/1996 on copyright and related rights infringements and to proposals for amending and completing the Law regarding the authorization of the photocopies centers.