Dublin City Libraries and Archive Digital Repository

Copyright

General

The rights field records the original copyright holder of each digital object/image. Copies of digital object/images which are out of copyright, or for which Dublin City Libraries and Archive hold the copyright, can be provided. Please contact us for further information.

Dublin City Council does not own the copyright on all of the content on Dublin City Libraries and Archive Digital Repository. It is the responsibility of the user to contact any external copyright holders for permission to use this content.

All reasonable effort has been made to contact and acknowledge copyright holders. If you believe that copyright on any item has not been correctly attributed, please contact us noting the identifer: vital reference number.

Personal Use:

The content of the Dublin City Libraries and Archive Digital Repository may be printed and downloaded on a temporary, non-commercial basis for purpose of research, study and personal use. Copyright must be acknowledged and content may not be altered.

Social Media:

Sharing of content from the Dublin City Libraries and Archive Digital Repository for which Dublin City Council is the rights holder is permitted as long as it is done in the spirit of this copyright notice and Dublin City Libraries and Archive is credited e.g "Credit: @dclareadingroom" (Twitter example)

Commercial Reproduction and Publications:

Those wishing to use the content of the Dublin City Libraries and Archive Digital Repository for publication or commercial purposes should contact us with details of their request in the first instance.

When applying please state which content is being used- including the identifier: vital reference number(s)- and give the precise details of the type of reproduction involved – exhibition, book, magazine, newspaper, or other. For commercial reproductions, a fee will be applicable.

When applying for permission to reproduce content, for which Dublin City Libraries and Archive is not the copyright holder, an undertaking to obtain the appropriate copyright clearance from the copyright holders must also be included with the request.

Note: All reproduced content must carry the acknowledgement:
'Courtesy of Dublin City Libraries and Archive'.