UCLAN THESIS REPOSITORY
Authors should consider whether their thesis contains: Deposited items may include: Mention of the repository is appreciated but not mandatory. It may not be possible to guarantee the readability of some unusual file formats. This is an institutional or departmental repository.
You may not alter the content in any way except as expressly permitted by licence. The university is obliged to ensure that reasonable care is taken to prevent general infringement of third party copyright and has in place policies, procedures and advice to ensure that this does not happen. This licence does not impact upon, or overwrite any existing Copyright or other legislative requirements and a similar licence is extended over the repository database itself and its collections. End User Agreement Copyright and other intellectual property rights subsist in the repository site, content, and metadata. Journal Articles and Book Chapters on CLoK The University of Central Lancashire has an Open Access Policy internal only which follows the principle that the results of research that has been publicly funded should be freely accessible in the public domain. You may use hyperlinks to link to the repository, its pages and the content held within it without prior written consent providing the relevant page is displayed in the same form without any amendment or framing. This licence is non-exclusive, does not prevent the student from granting similar, non-exclusive rights to others or from publishing the work, or parts thereof, themselves.
Content within the repository may contain links to third party websites.
To the extent permitted by law, neither the University of Central Lancashire, nor the Research Repository – CLoK is not liable for any loss or damages arising out of the use of its site or content therein.
Deposit of theses on CLoK requires acknowledgement from the author of these issues and a declaration that publication of the work on CLoK will not to their knowledge infringe the rights of third parties. Substantial amounts of material where the Copyright is owned by a third party — possibly a corporate partner or sponsor of the research Information which could, if made publicly available, compromise a patent application Materials that are the subject of confidentiality agreements or that may compromise personal or commercial confidentiality They repositorg also consider whether they intend publishing journal articles of books which will substantially reproduce the work presented in their thesis.
End User Agreement Copyright and other intellectual property rights subsist in the reposiotry site, content, and metadata. The original bit stream is retained for all items, in addition to any upgraded formats. Access to some or all full items is controlled.
UCLAN Research Repository Policy – CLOK – Central Lancashire Online Knowledge
They must assume responsibility for any breach discovered and agree that the university does not hold any obligation to take legal action on behalf of any rights holder or the author. In accordance with academic regulations digital copies of theses associated with the award of post-graduate degrees at UCLan are also deposited on the Research Repository – CLoK.
Authors should consider whether their thesis contains: Copies of full items generally can be: Theses Univeristy of Central Lancashire thesia regulations require that theses and dissertations submitted as part fulfilment for qualification for research degrees are presented in an electronic format and that these are deposited repositlry CLoK.
Where there are specific reasons why a thesis cannot be made publicly on and Open Access basis these can be stated and access to the work will be restricted either indefinitely or for a set period. Copyright in any work made available on the UCLan Research repository remains the property of the owner. Any doubts or concerns felt by authors should be raised with the Repository Manager who will be able to recommend a course, or courses, of action to ensure that deposits do not infringe the law.
We seek to adopt and support national standards around file creation and storage and metadata and to maintain a robust governance framework in the interests of all users and stakeholders. It may not be possible to guarantee the readability of some unusual file formats.
Items may only be repoistory by accredited members of the organisation, or their delegated agents. For research students the deposit licence includes a statement whereby the student agrees that the university is not responsible for errors of accidental infringements, and neither will it be obliged to take legal action on behalf of any rights holders.
If necessary, an updated version may be deposited. The metadata may be re-used in any medium without prior permission for not-for-profit purposes and re-sold commercially provided the OAI Identifier or a link to the original metadata tesis are given.
Items will be migrated to new file formats where necessary.
In uploading work to the research repository – CLoK, or asking an administrator to do so on their behalf, authors grant UCLan the non-exclusive right to to store, manage and make available on the rhesis the work in any digital format that is necessary to maintain the integrity of the work and its accessibility in perpetuity. This is an institutional or departmental repository. Whole items must not be harvested by robots except transiently for full-text indexing or citation analysis.
You may thessi further copy, reproduce, distribute, display, perform or publish any part of the content held within the repository, including the metadata, in any format or medium for any other purpose except where you repositor obtained written permission from the rights owner s or as is expressly permitted by licence.
University of Central Lancashire
Reository Articles and Book Chapters on CLoK The University of Central Lancashire has an Open Access Policy internal only which follows the principle that the results of research that has been publicly funded should be freely accessible in the public domain. They should also consider whether they intend publishing journal articles of books which will substantially reproduce the work presented in their thesis.
If you feel that your rights have been infringed by any material on the CLoK repository, please refer to the Takedown policy and also contact clok uclan. Univeristy of Central Lancashire academic regulations require that theses and dissertations submitted as part fulfilment for qualification for uclann degrees are presented in an electronic format and that these are deposited on CLoK.
Copyright and other intellectual property rights subsist in the repository site, content, and metadata. These reasons will be included in any consideration of any Freedom of yhesis requests.
Database rights in this repository rest with the University of Central Lancashire. The Research Repository – CLoK facilitates the Open Access policy while enabling the interests of the authors and other owners of copyright in the works deposited to be respected and protected. This is in line with the declarations required by publishers of academic journals and books Copyright Responsibilities Responsibility for the content of works uploaded to the repository lies with the authors and creators of the works.