License Terms and Conditions for Canadian Electronic Library on desLibris


Function Canadian Publishers Collection Canadian Publishers Collection CRKN License Subset Canadian Electronic Library Documents Collections
Persistent Links Because desLibris uses Persistent Links to identify the books and documents it provides, anyone can find and cite a document using the link.
The link to a every "work" (book or document) will be found in the browser address window (top of the screen) when the work is being used. Example: https://www.deslibris.ca/ID/455860
Because desLibris uses Persistent Links to identify the books and documents it provides, anyone can find and cite a document using the link.
The link to a every "work" (book or document) will be found in the browser address window (top of the screen) when the work is being used. Example: https://www.deslibris.ca/ID/455860
Because desLibris uses Persistent Links to identify the books and documents it provides, anyone can find and cite a document using the link.
The link to a every "work" (book or document) will be found in the browser address window (top of the screen) when the work is being used. Example: https://www.deslibris.ca/ID/455860
Links? Sharing? You may share persistent links with anyone. These links are active/accessible by anyone. In order to view the entire work, the link user must have authenticated access to the work through a personal or institutional account. If there is no authentication, the link will produce a hit, but the work will be visible only in Preview form. You may share persistent links with anyone. These links are active/accessible by anyone. In order to view the entire work, the link user must have authenticated access to the work through a personal or institutional account. If there is no authentication, the link will produce a hit, but the work will be visible only in Preview form. You may share persistent links with anyone. These links are active/accessible by anyone. In order to view the entire work, the link user must have authenticated access to the work through a personal or institutional account. If there is no authentication, the link will produce a hit, but the work will be visible only in Preview form.
Course packs? You may include links to these materials in course packs. But you may not make copies (print or electronic) for inclusion in course packs without permission from the copyright owner. You may include links to these materials in course packs. You may also make copies (print or electronic) for inclusion in course packs. The number of pages allowed for these copies is governed by the fair dealing provisions of the Canada Copyright Act. You may include links to these materials in course packs. You may also make copies (print or electronic) for inclusion in course packswithout restriction.
E-reserve? Since all titles/books in CEL are available to all authorized users without restriction, e-reserve is unnecessary. Since all titles/books in CEL are available to all authorized users without restriction, e-reserve is unnecessary. Since all titles/books in CEL are available to all authorized users without restriction, e-reserve is unnecessary.
Interlibrary loan? Because these materials are licensed only to a specific system or institution, paper or electronic copies may not be made for purposes of interlibrary loan. You may make paper or electronic copies for purposes of interlibrary loan. The number of pages allowed for these copies is governed by the fair dealing provisions of the Canada Copyright Act. You may make paper or electronic copies for purposes of interlibrary loan. The number of pages allowed for these copies is governed by the fair dealing provisions of the Canada Copyright Act.

Printing and Copying from desLibris

When a work is opened online, the print and copy commands are found in the title bar of the online reader. Printing to PDF is permitted for all titles, but a limit of 10% of the work is applied by the system in keeping with the Fair Dealing terms of the Canada Copyright Act. In general, a chapter falls within the Fair Dealing limit, regardless of length. For Public Documents, a “Download PDF” option is also displayed in the “Details” tab for each document where the user is authenticated. This will download a complete copy of the work to the user’s local device.

Selecting and Copying Text

Use the copy button in the online reader to copy selected portions of text to the clipboard.

Images are not included in the copy command.

License Terms and Conditions for Canadian Electronic Library on desLibris


Purchase model Licensed rights Contractual Print /Copy Limit Number of pages per print command Number of pages per session
Canadian Publishers Collection Annual Subscription Limited duration 10% of work 20 or 10%, whichever is less 100 or 10%, whichever is less
Canadian Publishers CollectionCRKN License ** Perpetual Access License Perpetual Print: 30% of work Copy: 10% of work 20-40 100
Canadian Publishers Collection Perpetual Access License Perpetual 10% of work 20 or 10%, whichever is less 100 or 10%, whichever is less
Canadian Public Policy Collection Annual Subscription Perpetual No limit (100%) 20 100
Cdn Health Research Collection Annual Subscription Perpetual No limit (100%) 20 100