Terms and Conditions for Global Terrorism Database (GTD)
Terms and conditions apply to University of Maryland, College Park
Vendor: Hosted by National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism
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 Global Terrorism Database (GTD) 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: Silent. Note: No multimedia files from the GTD may be removed, reproduced, or disseminated without express written permission from the copyright holder.
Downloading: Permitted. Note: Can download up to 1000 incidents at a time. Cannot use this feature to reconstruct the original data without written permission of National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START). No distribution for any commercial purpose. No multimedia files from the GTD may be removed, reproduced, or disseminated without express written permission from the copyright holder.
Sharing: Silent. Note: No multimedia files from the GTD may be removed, reproduced, or disseminated without express written permission from the copyright holder.
Other Access Restrictions: All information sourced from the GTD should be acknowledged by the USER and cited as follows: "Global Terrorism Database, START, accessed on ".
Restrictions on library services
Interlibrary Loan: Permitted
Interlibrary Loan Delivery: Silent, US copyright law (fair use) prevails.
Archiving: No
Perpetual Access: No
Coursepack usage
Paper coursepacks: No
Electronic coursepacks: No
Notes: No
License description
License PDF: [License]
Date of license: 09/20/2010
Subscription/renewal term: Free
Managing library: University of Maryland, College Park
Other information
Breach instructions: GTD developers reserve the right to remove access from any particular IP address or set of IP addresses, or to remove the database entirely from public access, at their discretion. In such an event, all USER rights granted in the terms and conditions are terminated.
General Note: START is a Center of Excellence of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security based at the University of Maryland
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