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Rights and Reproductions

Materials from the Michigan State University Museum Collections are solely for educational and scholarly uses. The materials may be used in reports, research, and other projects that are not offered for sale.  Granting or withholding of permission for commercial or public use is determined on an individual basis, and a usage fee is required.

All use of materials require written permission from the Michigan State University Museum or appropriate copyright holder.

Users please take note that the materials made available through the MSU Museum web site may be subject to additional restrictions including but not limited to copyright and the rights of privacy and publicity,  of parties other than the Research Collections.  Users are solely responsible for determining the existence of such rights and for obtaining any other permissions, and paying associated fees, which may be necessary for the proposed use.

All materials used in any type of publication or production must be credited with the following credit line:
Courtesy of Michigan State University Museum

Additional information on the credit line might include a collection name, accession number, artist or photographer.

Additional information will be supplied by the Research Collections.

Please contact the Collections Coordinator for further information:

Pearl Yee Wong, Collections Coordinator
Michigan State University Museum
570 Red Cedar Road, East Lansing MI  48824

Please consult our Fee Structure, then complete a Research Request Form or Media Request Form for any materials you wish to use.