Rights and Permissions
Purpose and expected use
This exhibit is a work of scholarship, and is intended to be used for educational and research purposes.
Rights to original content
The copyright to the original content in this exhibit is held by Eric J. Johnson, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial license (CC BY-NC 3.0).
Rights to items in the exhibit
The items featured in this exhibit range from Medieval illuminated manuscripts to modern popular fiction. The items are held by the Ohio State University Libraries, but the Libraries makes no claim of any rights in them beyond ownership of the physical copy. Some items are in the public domain; others are protected by copyright. The copyright-protected items have been included in this exhibit under the doctrine of Fair Use, an exception outlined in Section 107 of United States Copyright Law. See the item descriptions for information about the copyright status of specific items.
For more information about reproduction of images used in this exhibit, or for questions about re-use, please see the Rare Books and Manuscripts Services page.