Special Collections Wiki:Policy

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The Earl Gregg Swem Library Special Collections Research Center Wiki is offered without access restrictions. Copyright is held by the College of William and Mary unless otherwise indicated. Contributions to the SCRC Wiki are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike 3.0 License.

Users may not knowingly add material protected by copyright to this wiki.

Users who knowingly add material to the SCRC Wiki not relevant to its scope, including spamming links to external sites, shall be banned.

The Earl Gregg Swem Library Conduct Policy applies to all users of this wiki.

Disclaimer: The College of William and Mary makes digital versions of collections accessible in the following situations:

  • They are in the public domain
  • The rights are owned by The College of William and Mary
  • The College of William and Mary has permission to make them accessible
  • We make them accessible for education and research purposes as a legal fair use, or
  • There are no known restrictions on use.

To learn more about what your responsibilities are in relation to copyright and using material, go to http://guides.swem.wm.edu/copyright.

Take-down Policy: These digitized collections are accessible for purposes of education and research. We’ve indicated what we know about copyright and rights of privacy, publicity, or trademark. Due to the nature of archival collections, we are not always able to identify this information. We are eager to hear from any rights owners, so that we may obtain accurate information. Upon request, we’ll remove material from public view while we address a rights issue.

Share What You Know

The SCRC welcomes various forms of support from friends and supporters. Here at the SCRC Wiki we welcome visitors to share what you may know about our collections as well as the traditions, history, and people of the College of William and Mary based on your research or personal experience.

If you would like to share your memories or what you have discovered while using the SCRC's collections, please contact us at spcoll@wm.edu or 757-221-3090. We look forward to hearing from you.