About TUDL

Mission

The mission of Tulane University Digital Library (TUDL), an initiative of Tulane University Libraries, is the production and delivery of open access digital collections that support Tulane's teaching, research, and public service goals. Digital collections include holdings from:

Louisiana Digital Library

Tulane University is a participating institution in the Louisiana Digital Library, a program of the Louisiana Digital Consortium.

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
dmca@tulane.edu

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.