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Vendors' copyright terms of use

This gives you information on copyright terms of use for databases and eresources

Vendors' copyright terms of use


  1. Can I link from Moodle to the Database? 
    Yes you can put a URL link to the Database on Moodle to allow students to access the content.
  2. Can I make multiple print copies of content within this database such as journal articles or images? 
    Yes - see clause4.1.b below
  3. Can I put a digital copy of content within this database on Moodle or other course related system requiring student login?Yes - see clause4.1.b below
  4. Inter-library loan permitted?
    Yes - see clause4.1.d below

2023 License Agreement clause 4.1:

Subject to payment of the Fee, the Licensee may:
(a) allow Authorised Users to have access to the Licensed Materials through the Secure Network;
(b) provide printed or electronic copies of single articles, chapters or cases to students as reasonable to facilitate classroom based teaching;
(c) display, download or print the Licensed Materials for the purpose of internal marketing or testing or for training Authorised Users or groups of Authorised Users;
d) supply another library within the Territory, a single copy of an individual article, case or chapter being part of the Licensed Materials by post, fax or secure electronic transmission, for educational purposes; and
(e) incorporate parts of the Licensed Materials in printed course packs (in any form, including electronic, printed, audio or braille), and in virtual learning environments for use by Authorised Users only; provided that
(i) each incorporated item shall carry appropriate acknowledgement of the source, title, author of the extract and the name of the Publisher; and (ii) such copies are destroyed or permanently deleted when no longer required for such use


This information is based on the 2023 license agreement. Please contact the Copyright Officer for updates from 2024 onwards.