Conditions of use electronic journals, e-books en databases

You have found online sources and now you want to use them. The conditions of use below tell you what is permitted and what is not.

Utrecht University Library has reached licence agreements with publishers and information providers. In these licences the conditions of use for electronic journals, e-books and databases are laid down.

 Conditions of use

  1.  You are only allowed to use the licenced material for scholarly and/or personal non-commercial use
  2.  Systematically downloading, spreading, printing or storing substantial parts of the licenced material is not allowed.

Who has access?

  1.  Only Utrecht University staff and students and visitors with a guest Solis ID of Utrecht University Library have access to the digital sources.
  2. Utrecht University staff and students have access, anywhere and anytime, by logging in with their Solis ID
  3.  Registered visitors of Utrecht University Library only have access to digital sources in the library, so not from home.

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