Electronic resources usage regulation

Usage regulation of the University of Turin’s electronic resources*

The terms and conditions governing the usage of electronic resources are defined in the License Agreements signed between the University and the Editors. In case of violation, the editors have the right to block the access to their own resources to all Academic users.

In general, licenses limit the access to authorized users only (i.e. professors, students, administrative staff of the University of Turin, all people who have a formal role in the University as a researcher or teacher, visiting professors and those who are occasionally allowed to access library services).

Users can consult the different license agreements to know specific permissions or forbiddings.

In general, users:

Can Cannot
print or save a limited number of texts  print, copy or systematically download big amount of texts 
Use saved documents for personal, didactic or research reasons commercial usage of text contents
share documents with professors, students and personnel of the University of Turin share contents with people who are not part of the University of Turin, unless a common research activity is formally established 
link specific contents in institutional web sites insert full works in web pages, modify, change or rebuild texts without permission

* In accordance with the Article 1, paragraph 1 of the Decree-Law n. 72 of 22nd March 2004, as amended by the conversion law n. 128 of 21st May 2004, the University of Turin Library System reminds that all the electronic resources under contract are covered by copyright and limiting contractual clauses stipulated with the different publishers. Therefore, the redistribution or reproduction of full content in any form and for any commercial use without the express permission of the publisher is prohibited.