Repository Policies

Access to some or all full items is controlled.

All full items are individually tagged with differing rights permissions and conditions.

This is an institutional repository.

The repository is restricted to:

Items are individually tagged with their version type and date.

Items may only be deposited by academic staff, and registered students of the institution, or their delegated agents.

The administrator only vets items for the eligibility of authors/depositors, relevance to the scope of the repository, and the exclusion of spam

The validity and authenticity of the content of submissions is the sole responsibility of the depositor.

Items can be deposited at any time, but will not be made publicly visible until any publishers' or funders' embargo period has expired.

Any copyright violations are entirely the responsibility of the creators/depositors.

If the repository receives proof of copyright violation, the relevant item will be removed immediately pending an agreed solution.

Read our Data Deposit Agreement for further details.

If you believe any of the data in the Archive breaches your rights or intellectual property, please send details of your name, the dataset containing the material, the reason for the complaint and evidence supporting it to the Archive team:

Research Services, The Library, University of Bath, Bath BA2 7AY

The item will be temporarily removed from the Archive while we investigate the complaint. If the complaint is upheld and the data withdrawn, we reserve the right to maintain a metadata record of the dataset.