The University of Iowa Libraries attempts to balance the legal rights of copyright holders and users when providing access to content on its website.  Every effort is made to assess the copyright status of all materials and to ensure that the Libraries’ use is in full compliance with U.S. copyright law.  In some instances, however, rights status may be difficult or impossible to determine.

To file a notice of infringement pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, follow procedures at Contact information for the University’s Designated Agent can be found on that page and is on file with the U.S. Copyright Office. Email for further information.

If you wish to contact the University of Iowa Libraries with general questions regarding the Iowa Digital Library or Iowa Research Online, please send e-mail to Digital Scholarship & Publishing Studio at

Approved by Libraries’ Executive Council, 9/09