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The University of Florida Smathers Libraries has dedicated all of its original catalog records to the public domain using the CC0 public domain dedication.


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The University of Florida Smathers Libraries' original catalog data is available in the public domain via the CC0 public domain dedication. For this data, the follow notification shows up during a search in UFL OPAC (the university's Solr/Lucene search engine):

This bibliographic record is available under the Creative Commons CC0 public domain dedication.
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The University of Florida Libraries has waived all rights to this bibliographic record worldwide under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights, to the extent allowed by law.



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