The Southwest Florida Environmental Documents Collection
is a collection of digital images made from books, pamphlets
and other non-digital source materials.
Some source materials are under copyright and have been
digitized with the permission of the copyright holder.
When this is the case, this information is given in a note
the bibliographic record for the item and also at the top
of the Table of Contents display for the item. Your use
of these digital images is allowed by law only insofar
as it remains within the terms and conditions described.
In some cases, only a copyright statement will display,
with no other restrictions listed. For example, "© Copyright
[year], University of South Florida". In this case,
the copyrighted page or image may be used for research,
instruction and private study under Fair Use as described
If not otherwise noted, the source materials are in the
public domain. Use of these digital images created from
public domain materials is unrestricted.
Unless additional restrictions are noted, copyrighted
electronic materials in this collection may be used for
research, instruction, and private study under the provisions
of Fair Use. Fair Use is a provision of United States Copyright
Law (United States Code, Title 17, section 107) which allows
limited use of copyrighted materials under certain conditions.
Factors to be considered whether a particular use falls
under Fair Use include:
The purpose or character of the use;
The nature of the copyrighted work;
The amount and substantiality of the work being used;
The effect of the use on the market for and value of the original.
Under Fair Use you may view, print, photocopy, and download
images from this site without prior permission, provided
that you provide proper attribution of the source on all
For any other use of these electronic materials, including
but not limited to display, publication and commercial
use, permission of the copyright holder must be obtained.
There are several good sources of information about copyright
and Fair Use on the web. For additional information, you
may want to start with the Smathers Library Copyright Reference
Page at http://web.uflib.ufl.edu/admin/Copyright.htm, or
the Copyright Management Center, Indiana University - Purdue
University Indianapolis at http://www.iupui.edu/~copyinfo/fairuse.html.
|ATTRIBUTION OF SOURCE
Citations, quotations, and use of images in this collection
made under Fair Use or with permission of the copyright
holder must acknowledge their source.
Proper attribution includes the name of the resource, the name of the copyright
holder, and the name of the project "Southwest Florida Documents Collection".
"Monitoring the effects of watercraft activity on
seagrass beds within the Rookery Bay aquatic preserve:
annual report ", by Michael A. Shirley. Naples,
Fla: Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve,
Electronic version from "Southwest
Florida Documents Collection".
|PERMISSION FOR USE
Users assume all liability for copyright infringement
and are advised to contact the institution holding
the source materials for copyright information and
permission to use the electronic versions. Permission
must be obtained for display, publication, commercial
use, or any other use of the digital materials in this
collection except as allowed under Fair Use.