The Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections offers access to its collections in order to support education and scholarship. Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). Additionally, the use or reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, and college policy.
Transmission or reproduction of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners.
Whenever possible, the Archives and Special Collections will provide information about copyright owners and other restrictions in the catalog records and finding aids. The Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections may not own rights to material in its collections. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other use restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the Archives' collections. The Archives may charge permission fees for commercial use of material.