Usage of Electronic Resources

The electronic information resources are owned by third-party content providers, and each has its own Terms of Use. Breaching these terms can have serious consequences for the entire SMU Community.

Important Notice

Users must respect the Intellectual Property Rights of SMU service providers. Please note that:
* Only students, faculty and staff of SMU are permitted to use the e-resources
* Electronic resources can only be used for non-profit and non-commercial purposes
    i.e. educational, research and teaching purposes


Downloading excessive portions of a resource. Transmitting, sharing, copying or making accessible online content to non-SMU parties
Violating the Singapore Copyright Act. Sharing IDs and passwords.

If you have any queries on the Policy or how to use the electronic information resources, please contact SMU Libraries at

By clicking on “I Accept” , you agree to comply with the Terms of Use and Electronic Resources Policy

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