Terms and Conditions for American Chemical Society Publications Multiple-Site/Consortium Sales Agreement (including ACS Web Editions and Legacy Archives)
Terms and conditions apply to USMAI
Vendor: American Chemical Society (CP-*2105)
Most electronic resources are protected by copyright and also subject to a variety of licensing restrictions on access and use. Your campus may also have additional policies that govern the use of electronic resources. Some important terms and restrictions for American Chemical Society Publications Multiple-Site/Consortium Sales Agreement (including ACS Web Editions and Legacy Archives) are listed below. Please ask us for further assistance.
Limitations on access
Limitations on simultaneous users: Unlimited
Walk-in library use permitted? Yes
Remote access permitted? Yes
Additional restrictions on usage
Printing: Permitted. Note: Individual articles, book chapters or other individual items. May print copies for another Authorized User that cannot access the database.
Downloading: Permitted. Note: Individual articles, book chapters or other individual items
Sharing: Prohibited
Other Access Restrictions: ILL: Borrowers may make up to 5 free copies of individual ACS articles, chapter, etc. Additional requests filled through Copyright Clearance Center or directly from ACS for a fee.
Restrictions on library services
Interlibrary Loan: Permitted
Interlibrary Loan Delivery: Print or fax. Electronic. Can only lend to non-profits.
E-reserves: Permitted, delete upon cessation of use.
Archiving: Upon request, a CD-ROM of will be provided. Portico (according to website - 2010) Yes, LOCKSS, Portico, or other shared online archive. Yes, Upon cancellation in DVD-ROM or other appropriate media.
Perpetual Access: Yes. Note: ACS Web Editions: Except for termination for cause, upon request at time of cancellation Licensee will be provided access to the content for the Subscription Period via the one-time provision of a PDF version in the form of a CD-ROM or alternative format. Legacy Archives will be maintained in PDF format unless it proves infeasible - then it will be provide through an acceptable repository. Upon cancellation of a subscription to Chemical & Engineering News Online (C&EN) no access is provided.
Coursepack usage
Paper coursepacks: No
Electronic coursepacks: Yes
License description
License PDF: [License]
Date of license: 06/22/2010
Subscription/renewal term: 01/01-12/31
Managing library: USMAI
Other information
Breach instructions: Non-breaching party may send written notice of the breach, including a reasonable cure period not less than fourteen(14) business days. If the breach is not cured within that time, or if the parties do not reach a satisfactory agreement on extending the cure period, the Agreement may be terminated upon written notice. Licensee to provide cooperation in investigation and take reasonable steps to prevent a reoccurrence.
General Note: A current subscription to ACS Web Edition of a journal is defined as the content for that title from 1996-present. Cancellation requires 45 day written notice.
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