Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Copyright Statement

Items in UNT Digital Library are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

The contents of the UNT Digital Library are made publicly available by our contributing partners for use in research, teaching, and private study.

Although the nature of archival and manuscript collections sometimes makes it difficult to determine the copyright status of an item, it is your responsibility to use it according to all applicable terms. Please contact the contributing partner for additional information regarding copyright status of a particular digital image, text, data set, or sound or video recording.

Conditions of Use

By using the digital images, texts, data sets, audio and video recordings, and other materials in the Digital Library, you agree to follow these conditions of use:

  • Responsibility for any use of these materials rests exclusively with the user.

  • Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by copyright law requires the written permission of the copyright owners.

  • When using items from the UNT Digital Library, please give proper credit to the contributing partner and the Digital Library.


Due to licensing agreements and/or university policies, some materials in the UNT Digital Library are available only to members of the UNT community. Depending upon the degree of restriction, you may need to log in with your UNT EUID to view or listen to the restricted item. In very rare instances the restriction may require use within the Libraries' buildings.