Need a reproduction or a copy?
Requesting permission to use an image is not the same as requesting a copy of the image.
Frequently Asked Questions
When must I request permission?
You must request permission to reuse an image or copy of a photograph, document, artifact, or anything else from our collections whenever you wish to publish it or display it publicly.
Is permission guaranteed?
No. Granting permission to publish or display is at the discretion of the UIC Library. In some cases, items may be in the public domain or fair use may apply. Learn more about copyright and permissions.
How long does it take?
Please allow up to two weeks.
How much does it cost?
The cost depends on how the item will be used. Consult the UIC Library’s fee schedule for more information.