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Information about using UVic's Learning & Research Repository - UVicSpace


UVicSpace is the University of Victoria's institutional repository. The following policies and guidelines outline various aspects of depositing and managing content in UVicSpace.

Content guidelines

UVicSpace contains documents produced by the UVic community. To see a list of document types, and to see to requirements to deposit material in UVivSpace, consult our Content guidelines.

Community and collection policies

A UVicSpace Community is a scholarly unit at UVic, such as a department, centre, institute, or other group or individual that produces research.

Community startup

Find all the information you need on starting a UVicSpace community.

UVic non-exclusive distribution license and Creative Commons Canada license

Non-exclusive distribution licenses allows UVicSpace to distribute scholarly works online and to migrate them to new formats in the future if necessary.

Creative Commons licenses are web-based agreements whereby authors can release some of the rights they are automatically assigned by copyright law.

Access policy, terms of use and withdrawal policy

All items in UVicSpace will be considered free for all to view, in accordance with standard "open access" principles.  To see more access, terms of use and withdrawal polices, consult  this section.

Format support, privacy policy and disclaimer

We strive to provide support for as many file formats as possible. For a list of supported, known and unsupported formats, consult this section.

Creative Commons License
This work by The University of Victoria Libraries is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License unless otherwise indicated when material has been used from other sources.