FAQs: Copyright and re-use

FAQ: Can I get permission to use a newspaper article?

Neither Trove nor the National Library of Australia can grant special permission to use copyrighted items, only the copyright holder can do this. Before you reproduce any newspaper articles you will need to confirm whether or not they are out of copyright.

If the article is out of copyright it is free to use, however proper attribution and citation should be applied when using all newspaper content.

 

FAQ: Can I get permission to use something else?

Neither Trove nor the National Library of Australia can grant special permission to use copyrighted items, only the copyright holder can do this.

Please contact the institution that holds the item to confirm if it is out of copyright.

  Don't know who holds the item? Find out

  Does the National Library of Australia hold the item? See their copyright information

 

FAQ: How can I cite something from Trove?

You have a responsibility to ensure that your copying or re-use of an item does not infringe moral rights. This includes citing the item to provide proper attribution.