Respecting Copyright

ScholarWorks @ Georgia State University respects intellectual property rights. We ask that contributors submit only copyright cleared items (i.e. those items for which they own copyright, are licensed under an appropriate creative commons license, or for which they have the appropriate publisher's permissions. For information on clearing copyright see the Copyright Overview.

Rights and Submission

Before submitting an item to the repository, please be sure that all necessary permissions have been cleared. In order to include the item in ScholarWorks @ Georgia State University, you must agree to the Submission Agreement. You retain the copyright to your item and grant us the nonexclusive right to publish this material, meaning that you may also publish it elsewhere.

Copyright Compliance Policy

ScholarWorks @ Georgia State University respects the intellectual property rights of researchers, scientists, publishers and others and asks that you do too. We will respond to DMCA compliant notices of alleged copyright infringement. ScholarWorks @ Georgia State University official designated to respond to allegations of copyright infringement in ScholarWorks @ Georgia State University, in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, is identified below, along with contact information. We reserve the right to delete or remove content in response to a takedown request.

Designated Agent Contact Information:

Digital Initiatives Librarian
Georgia State University
University Library
100 Decatur St. SE,
Atlanta, GA 30303