Attribution, Fair Dealing and Permissions


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Fair Dealing

Fair Dealing, also known as 'Fair Use', is a provision of Copyright legislation that allows a researcher to make a limited use of an otherwise protected resource.

Some content available in the SOAS Digital Collections is made available under terms of restricted or specific use. To learn more about fair dealings with regard to this content consult the Library's guidance on Reproduction of Library materials.

For additional information, consult our guidance on Scanning & Photocopying. Copying and using content from a digital library, we understand, is neither scanner nor photocopying; but, the same cavaets and advice applies.


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