Licensed Resources


Content in this page was used or adapted with permission from one or more institutions. Please see acknowledgements.

Gettysburg College's Musselman Library purchases access to Licensed Electronic Resources (LER's) on behalf of the college community, typically through license agreements for the content of the LER's. License agreements governing the college's use of LER's usually stipulate the following.

Rights and Restrictions

Permitted Uses: Authorized users may typically display, download, print, and copy a reasonable portion (generally one or two articles or one book chapter) of the licensed electronic resource.

Restrictions: Systematic downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information or using software such as scripts, agents, or robots, to retrieve information is generally prohibited.