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Terms of use for e-resources: EBSCO Academic eBook Collection

LUT Academic Library


Package contains a large selection of multidisciplinary e-books representing a broad range of academic subjects. The breadth of information available through this package ensures that students and scholars will have access to information relevant to their research needs.

Offering more than 180,000 e-books, this collection includes titles from leading university presses such as Oxford University Press, MIT Press, State University of New York Press, Cambridge University Press, University of California Press, McGill-Queen's University Press, Harvard University Press and many others. Additional academic publishers include Elsevier, Ashgate Publishing, Taylor & Francis, Sage Publications and John Wiley & Sons.

Subject Coverage Includes:

  • Art
  • Business and  economics
  • Education
  • Language arts and discipline
  • Literary criticism
  • Medical
  • Performing arts
  • Philosophy
  • Poetry
  • Political science
  • Religion
  • Social science
  • Technology and engineering
  • Other academic fields

Owning organisation: LAB

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Owning organisation: LUT

LUT University


Authorised Users:
Current members of the faculty, researchers and other staff of the Licensee (whether on a permanent, temporary, contract or visiting basis), registered library patrons and individuals who are currently studying at the Licensee's institution,

Walk-in users:
Persons who are not Authorised Users but who are permitted to access the Secure Network from computer terminals within the Licensee's Premises.

Permitted use

All users may:
-Search, download, view, retrieve and display citations, abstracts, full text or portions thereof.
-Electronically save individual articles or items of citations, abstracts, full text or portions thereof
-Print off limited copies of citations, abstracts, full text or portions thereof
-Distribute single copies of parts of citations, abstracts, full text or portions thereof in print or electronic form to other Authorised and Walk-in-Users. This sub-clause shall include the distribution of a copy for teaching purposes to each individual student Authorised User in a class at the Licensee’s institution.
-Publicly display or publicly perform parts of the Licensed Material as part of a presentation at a seminar, conference, or workshop, or other such similar activity as long as such use is in accordance with Copyright Law and is not restricted in the copyright statement accompanying the materials to be used.

Only Authorised users may:
-Distribute single copies of parts of the licensed material in print or electronic form to third party colleagues for the purposes of scientific research and communication or to be used for the basis of discussion groups.
-incorporate links to the Licensed Material in electronic reserves for the use of authorised users in the course of instruction.

Note: Publishers may impose their own conditions of use applicable only to their content. Such conditions of use shall be displayed on the computer screen displays associated with such content.

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Prohibited use

-Remove or alter the authors's names or the Licensor's copyright notices or other means of identification or disclaimers as they appear in the Licensed Material.

Save as provided above in permitted uses it is not permitted to :
-Systematically make printed or electronic copies of multiple extracts of the Licensed Material
-Provide, by electronic means, to a user at another library or elsewhere, a retained electronic copy of any part of the Licensed Material
-Display or distribute any part of the Licensed Material on any electronic network, including without limitation the Internet and the World Wide Web, other than a Secure Network
-Permit anyone other than Authorised or Walk-In-Users to access or use the Licensed Material.

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Remote access

Remote access is permitted for Authorized Users via the Licensee institution's secure network.