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Repository Policy

Azim Premji University (the "University") has created a repository (the "Repository") of translated documents to improve access to the academic resources. The access and use of the Repository and resources (defined hereinafter) contained therein shall be governed by this Repository Policy.

Use of Repository resources

  • The Repository contains translated academic resources in Hindi and Kannada language (the “Resources”). The Resources shall be available free of charge to the general public.
  • Anyone may download, copy, reproduce, republish, modify, post, broadcast, transmit, distribute, or otherwise use the Repository Resources in any way, provided that:
    1. the Resources is properly attributed to the original source and the Repository;
    2. the Resources is used for non-commercial, research, personal, educational or not-for-profit purposes only; and
    3. the Resources is further licensed under the same licensing conditions, wherever applicable.
  • The Repository Resources shall not be used in any medium for commercial purposes or for purposes other than the permitted purposes without the prior permission of the University. The request for permissions may be addressed to


  • In most cases, the University has obtained permissions to translate and digitize the text(s) from the authoritative agencies/publishers/individuals for providing access as an open source document via the Repository. In some cases, if the agency is not recorded or an authority is not mentioned in the printed book or the right holders did not respond to the University’s notices or the explicit consent could not be secured for any other reason, and the University considers that the document is rare, out-of-print and shall be preserved, the University has taken the initiative to translate and digitise the Resources.
  • The copyright owner of the Resources if she/he so desires may request the University to remove the Resources by addressing such requests to The University respects the right of the owner of the Resources. On the receipt of take-down notice from the owner of the Resources, the University will respect take-down notices and remove the open access to the relevant Resources immediately.
  • The Repository is an online archive of the Resources and shall not be construed as a publishing platform for the Resources.


In the events of any questions related to this Policy, please contact