Terms and Conditions for Knovel
Terms and conditions apply to University of Maryland, College Park
Vendor: Elsevier
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 Knovel are listed below. Please ask us for further assistance.
Limitations on access
Limitations on simultaneous users: Unlimited
Limitations on user groups: Authorized Users who are individuals who are independent contractors or are employed by independent contractors may use the Subscribed Products only for the purposes of the contracted research work for the Subscriber.
Walk-in library use permitted? Yes
Remote access permitted? Yes
Additional restrictions on usage
Printing: Permitted. Note: A reasonable portion, for exclusive use of Authorized User
Downloading: Permitted. Note: A reasonable portion, for exclusive use of Authorized User
Sharing: Permitted. Note: Individual items for scholarly or research use only.
Linking: . Note: Each Authorized User may incorporate links to the Subscribed Products on the Subscriber's intranet and internet websites and in electronic coursepacks, reserves and course management systems and instructor websites, provided that the appearance of such links and/or statements accompanying such links will be changed as reasonably requested by Elsevier.
Other Access Restrictions: 1.4 Unless permitted by Elsevier in writing, Authorized Users may not incorporate all or any part of the Knovel Subscribed Products in course packs or electronic reserve collections without the prior written permission of the content owner.
Restrictions on library services
Interlibrary Loan: Permitted
Interlibrary Loan Delivery: Silent, US copyright law (fair use) prevails.
E-reserves: Prohibitted
Archiving: No
Coursepack usage
Paper coursepacks: No
Electronic coursepacks: Yes
Notes: Seek permission from publisher.
License description
License PDF: [License]
Date of license: 10/26/2015
Subscription/renewal term: 01/2016-12/2016
Managing library: University of Maryland, College Park
Other information
Cancellation Days: 0
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