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Terms of Use

UCCFEA is committed to respecting all rights holders’ intellectual property rights relating to material available on its website.

Every effort has been made by UCCFEA to ensure that the reproduction of all content is done with the full consent of the contributors and as far as we are aware is not infringing the rights of any third party. UCCFEA aims to correctly identify individual contributors in order to credit their material. However, if you feel you have not been credited for material which you believe is your property, please get in touch with the Folklore and Ethnology dept at UCC.

Terms of Use

This website has been prepared for educational and personal use only. By accessing and using this website, you are agreeing to the following terms and conditions:


• Listen to the recordings, including in a classroom setting for educational purposes.

• Read summaries and other information and browse photographic items.

• Quote material found on the website in accordance with the guidelines regarding fair dealing and citation.

YOU MAY NOT: (including but not restricted to)

• Copy or download sound files or associated items (such as photographs)

• Alter or modify the quality of any sound recording or photograph

• Give public performance, reproduce for personal gain or attempt to profit from any content, or use materials in a misleading context

• Remove, obscure or modify copyright notices, nor any text acknowledging identification of the copyright holder.

Any requests regarding publication or reproduction or any further use of UCCFEA material should be addressed directly to the UCCFEA.

Any unauthorised use, broadcasting, public performance, copying or re-recording of the content constitutes a breach of copyright law. Commercial copying is prohibited. No part of the content of this website may be re-used or sold.

The copyright owner has the exclusive right to copy or authorise the copying of a work of any type. This includes any form of copying including (but not restricted to) for instance, transcription, translation or adaptation.

Any use beyond listening to the recordings and reading the item information will require you to seek further permissions from UCCFEA yourself. Please refer to the catalogue ID and excerpt number information which will point to the collection and therefore the sound recording so that you may negotiate any further use not permitted by this website.


General Disclaimer

All information has been presented in good faith on the basis of information received from the contributors themselves as revealed on the tape recordings. Discrepancies may arise within the website as a result. If there are inaccuracies, or if you are able to provide further information about any of the recordings which would enhance the use of the material, please contact us with further information and we will be happy to update the website. A wide range of opinions are represented within these recordings but UCCFEA does not endorse them, nor does it seek to censor material which may be of cultural and historical significance to many people. Please bear in mind that materials may include comments which some people may find less acceptable today than at the time the original recordings were made.

Terms of Use Disclaimer

Nothing contained in this section is intended to constitute specific legal advice or other advice on which reliance should be placed. This section is for general guidance only, and we shall not be held liable for any action taken (or any failure to act) in reliance upon the contents of this section. The guidance contained or referred to here is generic and may not apply in every case. The precise circumstances of individual cases may differ, as may the correct course of action to take in those circumstances. You should always seek specific advice on any individual question of copyright or other rights, from a suitably qualified solicitor or other legal advisor.