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Research Guides@Tufts

Interlibrary Loan/ILL: Copyright


Under certain conditions specified in the copyright law of the United States, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. The photocopy or reproduction is not to be used for another purpose other than private study, scholarship or research. If a user makes a request for a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of “fair use”, that user may be liable for copyright infringement. This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a request for a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law.   

    The Copyright & Fair Use Research Guide provides more information about copyright, fair use, and the Creative Commons.