Conditions of Use

Some materials in these collections may be protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) and/or by the copyright or neighboring-rights laws of other nations. Additionally, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of copyright ownership or licensing agreements. Other materials in these collections are in the public domain, whether published as such or due to copyright expiration, and are not protected by copyright law. Whenever possible, the University of New Hampshire Library provides factual information about copyright status and copyright owners in the catalog records, finding aids and other texts that accompany collections. By their use of these digital images, texts, and audio and video recordings, users agree to the following conditions.

The University of New Hampshire makes no representation as to the accuracy of any materials in these collections. Users agree to use this site and these materials only for lawful purposes. The University of New Hampshire Library reserves the right to modify these Conditions of Use at any time.

Copyrighted Materials

  • For purposes of research, teaching, and private study, users may (only in accordance with fair use doctrine) reproduce (print or download) or link to materials from these collections without prior permission, on the condition they give proper credit to the copyright holder and the University of New Hampshire Library Digital Collections. Any other use beyond that permitted by the fair use doctrine requires permission by the copyright holder.
  • These materials may not be used for any commercial purpose without prior written permission from the copyright owner.
  • These materials may not be republished in print or electronic form without prior written permission from the copyright owner.
  • These materials may not be mounted on an additional server for public use, or for use by a set of subscribers, without prior written permission from the copyright owner.
  • Users assume all responsibility for identifying and satisfying all claimants of copyright or other use restrictions. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license to intellectual property rights.
  • It is requested that users give credit to the University of New Hampshire Library Digital Collections when using or reproducing these materials. When possible please provide a link back to the Digital Collections page where the image was found. You may also wish to credit the holder of the original material, for example the University of New Hampshire Milne Special Collections and Archives.

Public Domain Materials

  • Users may be freely reproduce, distribute, transmit, use, modify, or otherwise utilize public domain materials for any purpose, commercial or non-commercial, and in any way, including by methods that are not available as of the date these Conditions of Use are published.
  • It is requested that users give credit to the University of New Hampshire Library Digital Collections when using or reproducing these materials. When possible please provide a link back to the Digital Collections page where the image was found. You may also wish to credit the holder of the original material, for example the University of New Hampshire Milne Special Collections and Archives.

Questions or comments should be directed to:
Eleta Exline, Scholarly Communication Coordinator
Meredith Ricker, Digital Collections Manager
University of New Hampshire Library