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Materials from the Michigan Traditional Arts Program Research 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 by the MTAP Research Collections on an individual basis, and a usage fee is required.

All use of materials from the MTAP Research Collections requires written permission from the MTAP Research Collections or appropriate copyright holder.

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Please contact the Archivist at the Research Collections for furthur information:
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Michigan Traditional Arts Program
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Please consult our Fee Schedule, then complete a Research Request Form or Media Request Form for any materials you wish to use.

Prospective researchers should bear in mind the restrictions on photocopying and publication imposed by the Copyright Act of 1976. It is the responsibility of the prospective users or their publishers to determine the copyright status or obtain the required permissions before publication of manuscript material from the Museum’s collections.

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