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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Page address: http://lib.mnsu.edu/archives/rights/intro.html

Copyright and Fees


Copyright

Use of these collections is subject to U.S. copyright law (Title 17, United States Code) and international copyright laws. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property and libel laws as they apply. The collections are intended for personal, educational, and scholarly use and are not intended for commercial publication, broadcast, or display unless specific permissions have been obtained through the MSU Archives. Please contact the MSU Archives for information on permissible use of the collections and procedures on how to obtain permissions and details on reproduction fees.

Users should be aware that materials made available directly through this Web site may be subject to additional restrictions including but not limited to copyright and the rights of privacy and publicity, of parties other than the MSU Archives. USERS ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for determining the existence of such rights and for obtaining any other permissions, and paying associated fees, which may be necessary for the proposed use.

This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law. Please direct questions about usage to the Archives and Special Collections Librarian.

Fair Use

The Copyright Digital Slider and Copyright Genie can help you determine if the document is still under copyright or if it is likely in the public domain.

http://librarycopyright.net/resources/digitalslider/

http://librarycopyright.net/resources/genie/

 If an item is still under copyright protection, you will need to determine whether Fair Use applies or if you will need to seek permission from the copyright holder. Use the Fair Use Checklist to make an analysis: https://www.lib.umn.edu/copyright/fairthoughts

Fees

  • General Fee Information
    • The Archives does not charge for reference requests about collections held at MSU. Information about the MSU Archives and other repositories is also available for no charge.
    • The Archives does provide a research service for its collections, but there is a fee for this service.
    • All fees include postage and handling.
    • Rush Orders, Insurance and Special postage/handling cost extra.
  • Individual Requests
    • Photocopies: $10/pages 1-2; $5/pages 3-20; $.25/each page over 20 (ex. 17 pages costs $15.00, 21 pages costs $15.25)
    • Research Fees: $60/hour, 1/2 hour minimum*
    • Microform Photocopies: $15*
    • Photographic Reproduction Fees: $15/image plus cost of reproduction. Cost varies based on type, size, and format of reproduction.
    • Scanning: $15/images 1-2; $10/image 3 or more. $5 fee for transmittal via CD.
    • *This includes up to the first 20 pages of photocopying. Each additional page will be charged at $.25/copy.
  • Corporate Requests
    • Photocopying: $20/pages 1-2; $10/pages 3-20; $.50/each page over 20
    • Research Fees: $80/hr, 1/2 hour minimum*
    • Microform Photocopying: $30*
    • Photographic Reproduction Fees: $30/image plus cost of reproduction. Cost varies based on type, size, and format of reproduction. Use fees may apply.
    • Scanning: $30/images 1-2; $25/image 3 or more.  Electronic transmittal $40/hour for transmittal via CD
    • Use Fees: $75/image/document (minimum). Please discuss with the Archivist for a quote. Copyright permissions/costs are the responsibility of the requestor.
    • *This includes up to the first 20 pages of photocopying. Each additional page will be charged at $.50/copy.
  • Non-Profit Organizations
    • Please inquire about pricing
  • Rush Orders
    • 5 Business Days 2x normal fee plus additional postage
    • 4 Business Days 3x normal fee plus additional postage
    • 3 Business Days 4x normal fee plus additional postage
    • 2 Business Days 5x normal fee plus additional postage
  • Payment
    • Checks or Money Orders Only: Please make payable to Memorial Library.
    • Please send directly to the Archives