Copyright Notice

The Tulane University website(s) includes a variety of materials, including but not limited to graphics, photographs, audio and video files, and text, created by different members of the Tulane community and these materials are owned in whole or in principal part by the Administrators of the Tulane Educational Fund. Although these works might be accessible freely on the World Wide Web and might not include any statement about copyright, the U.S. Copyright Act nevertheless provides that such works are protected by copyright. Users must assume that works are protected by copyright until they learn otherwise.

In consideration for your agreement to the terms and conditions contained here, Tulane grants you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access and use the Sites. User may download material from the Sites only for User's own personal, non-commercial use. User may not otherwise copy, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, publish, commercially exploit or otherwise transfer any material. The burden of determining that use of any information, software or any other content on the Site is permissible rests with User.

Distribution and/or alteration by nonprofit organizations for research or educational purposes for their local use is permitted as long as the following notice is attached to the material:

2018 copyright by Tulane University. All rights reserved.

Any other distribution of copies of Site materials or any altered versions thereof are expressly prohibited without prior written consent of Tulane.

For permission requests, licensing proposals, questions, assistance with identifying or locating the copyright owner of a work, or further information, please contact

Copyright Infringement

Pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2) ("DMCA"), notifications of claimed copyright infringement by third parties should be sent to Tulane's Designated Agent. If you believe that your copyrighted work has been infringed under U.S. copyright law and is accessible on the Tulane Site, please notify us by contacting our Designated Agent. Even if you believe that the alleged infringing work was not posted by a third party, please send all notifications of claimed copyright infringement to Tulane's Designated Agent.

Tulane Information Security Office is the agent as designated under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, P.L. 105-304.

Information Security Office
Tulane University

New Orleans, LA 70118
tel 504-988-8500
fax 504-988-8505

To be effective under the DMCA, notification of claims of copyright infringement by third parties must be a written communication to Tulane's Designated Agent that includes the following:

  1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
  2. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;
  3. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit Tulane to locate the material;
  4. Information reasonably sufficient to permit Tulane to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted;
  5. A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
  6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.