Copyright Conditions Applying to ethnicity.ac.uk
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All the material at the ethnicity.ac.uk site is covered by copyright law. This note specifies the basis on which the ethnicity.ac.uk Project Team has obtained copyright permission to use the material that it provides on the ethnicity.ac.uk site, and on what basis anyone consulting the site can use the material.
Anyone using the ethnicity.ac.uk service has an implicit right of 'fair use'. A copy of the material can be stored in electronic form on the user's local computer. It is also acceptable that a single paper copy may be made by the user. Fair use also allows the reproduction of quotations or excerpts, where the quoted material is justified, and no more than is necessary is included (usually within 50 words). Ethnicity.ac.uk must also be cited as source, along with the name of the author where given.
Any further use of the material, such as uploading the material onto another web site or publishing the information in another form, is in breach of copyright. The user will have to obtain explicit permission for such use from the copyright holder: either the University of Manchester with regard to material created by ethnicity.ac.uk, or to copyright holders as named.
The Copyrighted Material on Ethnicity.ac.uk
The material at ethnicity.ac.uk falls into the following main categories:
- text, or images, produced by members of the ethnicity.ac.uk Project Team;
- text, or images, produced especially for the ethnicity.ac.uk site by other people;
- text, or images, reproduced by ethnicity.ac.uk from a previous publication following copyright transfer to the University of Manchester;
- text, or images, that have been reproduced from an existing publication.
Each web page of the ethnicity.ac.uk site specifies who holds the copyright for the material. Users of the ethnicity.ac.uk site are allowed to make a single copy of material for their private use.
Anyone who wishes to make multiple copies, or to re-use the material at a website, or to use the material in a commercial publication (paper or electronic), will need to contact the ethnicity.ac.uk (contact below), and the original copyright holder.
Reproducing material from the Office for National Statistics
Material (not including logos) from reports for which the Office for National Statistics (ONS) holds the copyright may be reproduced freely without prior consent from either ethnicity.ac.uk, or from the Office for National Statistics under the terms of the Open Government Licence. See the ONS website for more information about copyright on ONS materials.
Reproducing material from the Health and Social Care Information Centre
Material from reports for which The Health and Social Care Information Centre holds the copyright including graphs, tables of data and commentary are reproduced on the ethnicity.ac.uk with the permission of The Health and Social Care Information Centre. Users reproducing these outputs from ethnicity.ac.uk in their own work must include the following statement:
“Copyright © 2011, Re-used with the permission of The Health and Social Care Information Centre. All rights reserved.”
Copyright Clearance Obtained by ethnicity.ac.uk
It is the intention of ethnicity.ac.uk to ensure that every effort is made to obtain copyright permission for material which is presented on the web pages.
Where the ethnicity.ac.uk Project Team has been responsible for writing text, or creating images, that appear on a particular web page, then the copyright rests with the University of Manchester. Anyone wishing to make multiple copies, or to use the material at a web site, or to reproduce the material commercially, should contact the ethnicity.ac.uk (contact below).
Where ethnicity.ac.uk has commissioned text or photographs especially for the ethnicity.ac.uk web site then the copyright usually rests with the person named on the particular page. Anyone wishing to make multiple copies, or to use the material at a web site, or reproduce the material commercially, should contact the ethnicity.ac.uk (contact below) first, and then the creator of the work or text.
Where ethnicity.ac.uk has acquired copyright outright, anyone wishing to make multiple copies, or to use the material at a website, or reproduce the material commercially, should contact ethnicity.ac.uk (contact below). The ethnicity.ac.uk team will administer copyright permission requests, and contact the relevant authors with regard to their moral rights.
Where the material was obtained from an existing publication, the ethnicity.ac.uk Project Team has obtained a licence from the author and the publisher to include the extracts in question at the ethnicity.ac.uk website. This licence does not cover multiple copies, or use at another web site, or commercial reproduction, by users of ethnicity.ac.uk. Anyone wishing to make multiple copies, or to reproduce the material for another website, or to reproduce the material commercially, should contact first, and then the author with regard to their moral rights and the publisher as copyright holder.
It any user is in doubt about the copyright applying to any of the material available at the ethnicity.ac.uk website, they should contact ethnicity.ac.uk before using the material.
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