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Libra Public Deposit License

Non-Exclusive Distribution License

To properly administer this repository and preserve the contents for future use, the University of Virginia (U.Va.) requires certain permissions from you, the author(s) or copyright owner. By accepting this license, you do not give up the copyright to your work. You do not give up the right to submit the work to publishers or other repositories.

By clicking through this license, you grant to the University of Virginia the non-exclusive right to reproduce and/or distribute your submission (including the metadata and abstract) worldwide, in any format or medium for non-commercial, research, educational, or related academic purposes only. You also authorize U.Va. to allow users of the repository to distribute your submission (including the metadata and abstract) worldwide, in any format or medium for non-commercial, research, educational, or related academic purposes only. U.Va. will clearly identify your name(s) as the author(s) or owner(s) of the submission, and will not make any alteration, other than as allowed by this license, to your submission.

You agree that U.Va. may translate the submission to any medium or format and keep more than one copy for the purposes of security, back up and long-term preservation of the scholarly record.

You represent that the submission is your original work, and/or that you have the right to grant the rights contained in this license. You also represent that your submission does not, to the best of your knowledge, infringe upon anyone's copyright. You also represent and warrant that the submission contains no libelous or other unlawful matter and makes no improper invasion of the privacy of any other person.

If the submission contains material for which you do not hold copyright and that exceeds fair use, you represent that you have obtained the unrestricted permission of the copyright owner to grant U.Va. the rights required by this license, and that such third-party owned material is clearly identified and acknowledged within the text or content of the submission.

IF THE SUBMISSION IS BASED UPON WORK THAT HAS BEEN SPONSORED OR SUPPORTED BY AN AGENCY OR ORGANIZATION OTHER THAN U.VA. SUCH AS THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH, THE NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION, OR PRIVATE FUNDER, YOU REPRESENT THAT YOU HAVE FULFILLED ANY RIGHT OF REVIEW, CONFIDENTIALITY, OR OTHER OBLIGATIONS REQUIRED BY THAT CONTRACT OR AGREEMENT.

Libra U.Va.-Only Deposit License

Non-Exclusive Distribution License — U.Va. Only

If you have select the U.Va.-Only access option in the Libra deposit process, you have decided to allow the University of Virginia (U.Va.) a more limited set of rights than those afforded under the Open Access license option. Your deposit will not be accessible to colleagues or students at other universities. If you want your work to be accessible to the broader scholarly community, you should consider the regular Open Access License instead.

By clicking through this license, you grant to the University of Virginia the non-exclusive right to reproduce and/or distribute your submission (including the metadata and abstract) to students, faculty, staff, and walk-in users of the UVA libraries, in any format or medium for non-commercial, research, educational, or related academic purposes only. You also authorize U.Va. to allow U.Va. community users of the repository to distribute your submission (including the metadata and abstract) in any format or medium for U.Va. internal non-commercial, research, educational, or related academic purposes only. U.Va. will clearly identify your name(s) as the author(s) or owner(s) of the submission, and will not make any alteration, other than as allowed by this license, to your submission. Under this license, you do not give up the copyright to your work. You do not give up the right to submit the work to publishers or other repositories.

You agree that U.Va. may translate the submission to any medium or format and keep more than one copy for the purposes of security, back up and long-term preservation of the scholarly record.

You represent that the submission is your original work, and/or that you have the right to grant the rights contained in this license. You also represent that your submission does not, to the best of your knowledge, infringe upon anyone's copyright. You also represent and warrant that the submission contains no libelous or other unlawful matter and makes no improper invasion of the privacy of any other person.

If the submission contains material for which you do not hold copyright and that exceeds fair use, you represent that you have obtained the unrestricted permission of the copyright owner to grant U.Va. the rights required by this license, and that such third-party owned material is clearly identified and acknowledged within the text or content of the submission.

IF THE SUBMISSION IS BASED UPON WORK THAT HAS BEEN SPONSORED OR SUPPORTED BY AN AGENCY OR ORGANIZATION OTHER THAN U.VA. SUCH AS THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH, THE NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION , OR PRIVATE FUNDER, YOU REPRESENT THAT YOU HAVE FULFILLED ANY RIGHT OF REVIEW , CONFIDENTIALITY, OR OTHER OBLIGATIONS REQUIRED BY THAT CONTRACT OR AGREEMENT.

Libra Deposit License for Student Theses and Dissertations

Non-Exclusive Distribution License

To properly administer this Libra repository and preserve the contents for future use, the University of Virginia (University) requires certain permissions from you, the author/copyright owner of your thesis or dissertation. This permission is necessary to ensure that your thesis or dissertation can be preserved and shared as part of the scholarly record of degrees awarded by the University.

By accepting this license and depositing your thesis or dissertation in Libra, you do not give up the copyright to your work and you do not give up the right to submit the work to publishers or share it with other repositories or individuals. By clicking through this license, you grant to UVA only the non-exclusive right to preserve, reproduce and/or distribute your thesis or dissertation (including the metadata and abstract) worldwide, in any format or medium for non-commercial, research, educational, or related academic purposes, subject to any temporary embargo or access restrictions you have selected through the deposit process. You also authorize UVA to allow users of the repository to distribute your submission (including the metadata and abstract) worldwide, in any format or medium for the same non-commercial, research, educational, or related academic purposes. UVA will clearly identify your name as the author of the submission, and will not make any alteration, other than as allowed by this license, to your submission.

You agree that UVA may modify or adjust your thesis or dissertation to any medium or technological format and keep more than one copy for the purposes of security, back up and long-term preservation. You represent that the thesis or dissertation is your original work and that you have the right to grant the rights contained in this license. You also represent that your submission does not, to the best of your knowledge, infringe upon any copyright. You also represent and warrant that the submission contains no libelous or other unlawful matter and makes no improper invasion of the privacy of any other person.

If the submission contains third-party materials (quotations, images, graphs, photographs, audio or video files, other excerpts, etc.) for which you do not hold copyright, you represent that you have obtained the unrestricted permission of the copyright owner to grant the University the rights required by this license, or that you have undertaken a responsible fair use analysis and concluded that inclusion of such third party materials meets fair use standards. You further represent that all third-party material is clearly identified and acknowledged in your thesis or dissertation.

IF THE SUBMISSION IS BASED UPON WORK THAT HAS BEEN SPONSORED OR SUPPORTED BY AN AGENCY OR ORGANIZATION OTHER THAN UVA SUCH AS THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH, THE NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION, THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, OR OTHER PUBLIC OR PRIVATE FUNDER, YOU REPRESENT THAT YOU HAVE FULFILLED ANY RIGHT OF REVIEW, CONFIDENTIALITY, OR OTHER OBLIGATIONS REQUIRED BY THAT CONTRACT OR AGREEMENT.

Libra Dataset Public Deposit License

Non-Exclusive Distribution License

To properly administer this repository and preserve the contents for future use, the University of Virginia (UVA) requires certain assurances and permissions from you, the depositor.

By clicking through this license, you warrant and represent the following:

  • You have the legal right and authorization to make the data publicly available online world-wide through Libra.
    • Please consider that UVA claims ownership rights to intellectual property, including data, generated with significant University resources. Please see the memo on Data Rights and Responsibilities Guidance for more information, or consult with the Office of the Vice President for Research for guidance as to whether you may make your data available through Libra.
    • Please consider whether other researchers have rights to manage the release of this data, for example others involved with the grant, research activity, or laboratory, whether at UVA or at another institution. If the answer to this question is yes, you must obtain their permission to deposit the data in Libra.
  • In preparing the data for public archiving and distribution, you have removed any confidential or sensitive information, student education records protected under FERPA, and all information that personally identifies any individual or that contains any information classified as highly sensitive under state or federal law, or UVA policy. For these purposes, highly sensitive data currently includes personal information that can lead to identity theft if exposed and health information that reveals an individual's health condition and/or history of health services use.
    1. Personal information that, if exposed, can lead to identity theft. "Personal information" means the first name or first initial and last name in combination with and linked to any one or more of the following data elements about the individual:
      1. Social security number;
      2. Driver's license number or state identification card number issued in lieu of a driver's license number;
      3. Passport number; or
      4. Financial account number, or credit card or debit card number.
    2. Health information that, if exposed, can reveal an individual's health condition and/or history of health services use. "Health information," also known as "protected health information (PHI)," includes health records combined in any way with one or more of the following data elements about the individual:
      1. Names;
      2. All geographic subdivisions smaller than a State, including street address, city, county, precinct, zip code, and their equivalent geocodes, except for the initial three digits of a zip code if, according to the current publicly available data from the Bureau of the Census the geographic unit formed by combining all zip codes with the same three initial digits contains more than 20,000 people, and the initial three digits of a zip code for all such geographic units containing 20,000 or fewer people is changed to 000;
      3. All elements of dates (except year) for dates directly related to an individual, including birth date, admission date, discharge date, date of death; and all ages over 89 and all elements of dates (including year) indicative of such age, except that such ages and elements may be aggregated into a single category of age 90 or older;
      4. Telephone numbers;
      5. Fax numbers;
      6. Electronic mail addresses;
      7. Social security numbers;
      8. Medical record numbers;
      9. Health plan beneficiary numbers;
      10. Account numbers;
      11. Certificate/license numbers;
      12. Vehicle identifiers and serial numbers, including license plate numbers;
      13. Device identifiers and serial numbers;
      14. Web Universal Resource Locators (URLs);
      15. Internet Protocol (IP) address numbers;
      16. Biometric identifiers, including finger and voice prints;
      17. Full face photographic images and any comparable images; and
      18. Any other unique identifying number, characteristic, or code
      See http://www.virginia.edu/informationsecurity/highlysensitivedata/>; https://policy.itc.virginia.edu/policy/policydisplay?id=IRM-015
  • You agree to indemnify, release and hold harmless UVA from any and all liability arising out of your deposit of data or other material into Libra.
  • If the submission is based upon work that has been sponsored or supported by an agency or organization other than UVA such as the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, or a private sponsor or funder, you represent that you have fulfilled any right of review, confidentiality, or other obligations required by that contract or agreement.
  • You represent that you have made a reasonable effort to ensure that the data contained in your submission is accurate.
  • You represent that you have appropriately acknowledged other researchers whose work contributed to the data.

By clicking through this license, you grant to the University of Virginia the non-exclusive right to reproduce and/or distribute your submission (including the metadata and supporting documentation) worldwide, in any format or medium for non-commercial, research, educational, or related academic purposes only. You also authorize UVA to allow users of the repository to distribute your submission (including the metadata and supporting documentation) worldwide, in any format or medium for non-commercial, research, educational, or related academic purposes only. UVA will clearly identify your name(s) as the depositor(s) of the submission, and will not make any alteration, other than as allowed by this license, to your submission.

You agree that UVA may translate the submission to any medium or format and keep more than one copy for the purposes of security, back up and long-term preservation of the scholarly record.

By accepting this license, you do not give up any rights you hold to the data deposited. You do not give up the right to submit the data to other repositories or publish it.