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These pages may also contain material in which the copyright is held by the creator or someone to whom he or she has assigned the copyright. Use of these materials is limited to personal study, teaching and research. They may not be reproduced in multiple copies or for further distribution without the permission of the owner unless otherwise noted.

Permission to use Georgetown University materials for commercial purposes or for financial gain must be approved by an authorized representative of Georgetown University in advance.

What you can do with Georgetown University materials without obtaining permission from the university:

  • Display the material on your computer screen or another equivalent device, or
  • Make a single fixed copy for the sole purpose of your personal reference.

What you cannot do with Georgetown University materials without permission:

This list of prohibited uses is not meant to be exhaustive.

For permission to copy, distribute or reproduce materials in excess of the above guidelines or to publicly display or modify materials, please contact the author or creator of the page. You can usually find this information by using the “view source” feature in your web browser or by contacting the department that maintains the content.

It is the intent of Georgetown University to comply with the provisions of Copyright Act of 1976 and all related legislative acts. Please send information about alleged copyright infringements to the university’s designated Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (DMCA) agent on file with The Library of Congress.

General information about copyright can be obtained from the U.S. Copyright Office.