Conditions of Use

Use of many of these resources is governed by license agreements with the MBLWHOI Library which restrict use to the Woods Hole Scientific Community and to individuals who use the Library facilities. It is the responsibility of each user to ensure that s/he uses these products only for individual, noncommercial use without printing multiple copies or systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information.


Users are prohibited from electronically transferring any portion of the licensed material to anyone outside of the Woods Hole Scientific Community. The MBLWHOI Library carefully monitors the use of these electronic resources. Any failure by a user to comply with these copyright restrictions will result in the termination of that user's library privileges and possible legal action.