Using the National Museums Scotland Repository
Research outputs are made available in the Repository on terms agreed with the authors/depositors of the outputs. As an end user you may use the items only if you abide by the licence or other terms under which it has been released, e.g. the terms of a specific Creative Commons Licence.
Unless indicated otherwise, items made publicly available in the Repository are protected by copyright with all rights reserved.
To ensure licence compliance and good research practice, research outputs also need to be properly acknowledged, including citing their author(s) and full bibliographic details.
Notice and takedown
The National Museums Scotland Notice and Takedown policy applies to all content in this Repository.
If you are the owner of the copyright or related rights in any of the material in the Repository and you believe that use of this material infringes your intellectual property or any other rights, or you believe that the material may be subject to a third party ownership or another legal claim, please contact us in writing and include the following information:
- Your contact details
- Sufficient information, including the full URL, needed to identify the item
- If the request relates to copyright, provide proof that you are the rights holder and a statement that, under penalty of perjury, you are the rights holder or are an authorised representative
- The reason for your request including but not limited to copyright law, privacy laws, data protection, obscenity, defamation etc.
Please see Notice and Takedown for full details of the process that will be followed once we have received your notice.
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