Vital Repository 7.1 | Copyright


Copyright & Reproduction

The items that comprise the City of Gold Coast Libraries collection (“the collection”) have been obtained by City of Gold Coast (“Council”) from a wide variety of sources over many years.

You are welcome to use the items in the collection provided that your use is accordance with the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth).

You may download, display, print or reproduce this content in unaltered form for educational purposes, non-commercial research or study. 

Unauthorised commercial publication or reproduction of any item in the collection is prohibited.

If you wish to adapt, publish, distribute or commercialise or otherwise use any material presented in the collection you must get written permission from Council.

Council does not own the copyright in all of the items in the collection and the duration of copyright in the items in the collection varies. 
Some items may also carry multiple copyrights. 
It is your responsibility to obtain written permission from the copyright holders or their agents before reproduction of any work. Our library officers may be able to assist you with this.

Copyright law is complex. For more information about your rights and responsibilities, please contact the Australian Copyright Council.

For information about the collection, please contact the City of Gold Coast Local Studies Library
Cnr Lawson and Garden Streets, Southport, QLD, 4215
P 07 5581 7217 
F 07 5581 7214