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License Terms of Use

For UBC Library users

Research/Private Study



May I download or print a copy of the material(s) for UBC-related research or my own private study?

Class Handouts



May I distribute or incorporate multiple print copies of the material(s) into class handouts distributed to students in a UBC course?

Print Course Packs



May I incorporate a copy of the material(s) into a print course pack for use by students in a UBC course?

Learning Management Systems



May I upload an electronic copy of the materials(s) on a learning management system (e.g. Connect, Vista, MEDICOL) for a UBC course or research?




May I upload an electronic copy of the materials(s) on a library course reserves system?




If you would like to find out whether images from this electronic resource may be provided UBC students in classroom materials, please contact us here, and we will obtain the information from the publisher as quickly as possible.

Persistent URLs



May I post a persistent URL (electronic link) to the material(s)?

Text and Data Mining


Systematic downloading or harvesting articles, citations, metadata (e.g. using citation managers such as EndNote or Zotero) is strictly prohibited. (You must contact us here. Permission is required or a Text and Data Mining Package should be purchased.)


For Libraries

Is interlibrary loan (ILL) allowed?


For further inquiries about obtaining an item from this electronic resource, contact UBC Library Interlibrary Loans.


Section 3.1.6.: Licensee may "provide print or electronic copies of the Licensed Materials to state, national or international regulatory authorities for the purposes of, or in anticipation of, regulatory approval or patent or trademark applications or other legal or regulatory purposes in respect of Licensee's products or
services;" ( for product, marketing, or professional information purposes, print versions alone may be submitted)

If your intended use is not covered here or you have additional questions about license permissions, please contact us here

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