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The following is a guide to the most common rights statements used in Monash Collections Online. 

 

© All rights reserved

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Public Domain

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No Known Copyright

Copyright status has not been determined conclusively, but the Library has reasonable cause to believe that the work is no longer covered by copyright or related rights. Acknowledgement that the source was Monash Collections Online would be appreciated.

Copyright Undetermined

The Library has undertaken an effort to determine the copyright status of the work, however the copyright status remains unknown.

In Copyright - Rights-holder(s) Unlocatable or Unidentifiable

Identified as in copyright but no rights-holder(s) has been identified or located after reasonable investigation.

Copyright Not Evaluated

Copyright status is unknown. The Library has not undertaken an effort to determine the copyright status of the work.

 

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