The Raymond H. Fogler Library (The University of Maine), the University of Maine System Libraries, and the Maine State Library have signed license agreements that govern the use of online databases, indexes, e-journals, e-books, CD-ROMs, and even printed books, in some cases. The agreements require these institutions to provide access to certain resources only to authorized users (usually, University of Maine students, staff, and faculty). They also require that authorized users follow acceptable use policies.
Examples of acceptable uses of resources and data:
Examples of unacceptable uses of resources and data:
Authorized users who breach license agreements may lose access to resources and may face disciplinary action. Misuse may even result in loss of access for the entire University of Maine community. Please contact a librarian if you have questions concerning acceptable use of library resources. You may also wish to refer to The University of Maine Electronic Communication Policy at http://www.umaine.edu/it/policies/communication.php.