The electronic resources are available for the sudents and staff of LUT University and/or Saimaa University of Applied Sciences depending on license. The access to the electronic resources is available through Finna search services, LUT Finna and Saimia Finna.
Printed collections are placed in LUT Academic Library Lappeenranta at Skinnarila campus. Registered customers have a right to borrow material.
Electronic materials are protected by international copyright laws, database right laws, and other Intellectual Property Rights and may vary according to each Publisher's Licence Agreement. Lappeenranta Academic Library has subscribed electronic resources via the Finnish National Electronic Library, FinELib, and directly from the publishers. Terms and conditions may vary by each e-resource. Use the whole or any part of the licenced material for any commercial use is forbidden.
Kopiosto copying licence does not cover publications where the publisher states that the licences granted, based on the regulation on extended collective licence under section 14 of the Finnish Copyright Act (821/2005), do not apply to the digital copying of this publication. Nor does the licence apply to those online materials whose educational and research use is prohibited in the user terms and conditions, agreed in connection with signing on or registering onto the service, or if from them it is clearly concluded that the use of the material is not permitted in teaching and research under the Kopiosto licence.
When using e-resources generally you are usually permitted:
When using e-resources you are not permitted:
More information about the e-resource licences at Lappeenranta Academic Library by e-mail: kirjasto.hankinnat[at]lut.fi.