Application for Photographic and Digital Reproductions

The following conditions govern the making of photographic and digital reproductions from archival documents, manuscripts and printed books in Merton College Library:

  1. Reproductions may be made only with the permission of the Librarian.
  2. The applicants may use the reproductions only for the purpose named by them in the application.
  3. The College retains the copyright of the reproductions.
  4. Reproduction of copyright originals can be undertaken only after the written consent of the copyright owners has been received by the applicants and the statement below has been accepted.

By submitting this form you undertake:

  • that the photographs or printouts requested will be used only for private study or research;
  • that you will not supply a copy of them to any other person; and
  • that should publication or other forms of reproduction ever be considered, you will make a separate application to do so.
Reprographic Process
By submitting this form you confirm that you have read and understood the following data protection statement: The information you provide will be held by Merton College in accordance with the College’s data protection policy, privacy notices and retention schedules; the Data Protection Act 1998; and the General Data Protection Regulation 2018. It will be used solely for the purpose described above. The information you provide will not be passed on to any third parties without your permission and the College does not sell any data to third party organisations.
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The information provided on this form will be kept securely and processed for administrative and for anonymized statistical purposes, in accordance with the provisions of the current Data Protection legislation and the General Data Protection Regulations 2018. A copy of the relevant Privacy Policy and Record of Processing Activity is available at