Database Use Guidelines

The use of the Library’s Licensed Databases and E-Journals are covered by separate agreements for each resource.  


In general:


  • Use is restricted to Saint Mary’s academic research, scholarship, and other educational purposes or personal (non-commercial) purposes.

  • Authorized users include current students, faculty and staff of the College, and “walk-in” users of the Library

  • Fair Use, Copyright Law rights and ADA compliance are included

  • Course Packs, Interlibrary Loan and/or Reserve use may be restricted

Consult Library Staff for details regarding the use of specific licensed materials.