Personal Licensees may:
Institutional Licensees may:
Under these conditions:
Must Attribute: Credit the rights owner and Scran as shown in each record.
Non Commercial: You must not sell resources or use for any commercial purpose.
No Public Distribution: You must not distribute to a non-subscriber. That includes, amongst other methods, through emails, websites and printouts.
Buying Images or Commercial Use
If you wish to buy images, use commercially or use under different conditions, click Buying Images & Licensing Requests.
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This section summarises the terms and conditions when using resources on Scran. If you are at all unsure about the use of a Scran image - phone us on 0131 662 1456 or fill in the Feedback Form. It takes a few moments to be sure.
The summary terms for the Full Service is not a substitute for the terms of your Scran licence. That is what applies. Please read that carefully. Sample copies of licences can be accessed by clicking the relevant links.
Materials on Scran are either copyright or they have other rights associated with them. Scran recognises those rights belong to those listed in the database under Image Rights Holder.
We can allow you to use materials because we have negotiated rights from and signed licences with the owners. Scran is legally bound to pass those terms and conditions to you as a licence which is contractually binding on you. There are things you can do and things you cannot do based on those rights.
The system design, interface, code portions, page text, resource packs, tools and the database are copyright Scran. The word Scran and the logo are registered trademarks of the Scran Trust.
If you are an unlicensed user, you have limited rights. If you are a licensed user, you have more rights because you have entered into a further agreement with Scran.
You are free personally and individually to:
You may not:
You have these rights as long as you or your institution is licensed. An Institutional licence covers staff and students. A personal licence covers your sole use only.
You are free to:
† Personal licences cover home use only. Institutional licences grant institutional use.
* This permission extends to the Local Authority if all schools or Libraries are licensed.
You may not:
Publishing or reproducing larger images for electronic, online or paper publication and distribution outside your home or institution will require the image to be ordered under a fresh licence and a fee will be levied. See Ordering Images Link below.
You must attribute your use of images for paper or electronic use. The proper form is:
© Name of owner. Licensor www.scran.ac.uk
The correct attribution form is listed for each record in the Attribution section at the bottom of each record. If you are using full resources on an intranet or thumbnails on an internet site, provide a link back to Scran.
Scran is happy to help with any query on the use of resources. We can grant commercial use in most cases subject to a royalty payment. We also hold full quality print resources.
Click to Access Ordering Images & Licensing Requests.