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Anyone using software made available to them by St George’s, University of London does so on the understanding that it is subject to St George’s network conditions of use policy and the software code of conduct outlined below.

Users are also required to abide by the licensing regulations and other terms and conditions of use associated with an individual software package or application.

For Microsoft products, please refer to the ‘Product Terms’ in the licensing terms section of the Microsoft website.

For SPSS, please refer to the terms of use as outlined in the university's current IBM SPSS academic agreement.


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St George’s software code of conduct

I agree that my usage of any software, computer readable data or courseware or other similar material, hereafter referred to as "the product", issued or otherwise made available to me by the iInstitution to which I am a student or member of staff is subject to the following conditions:

  1. I will ensure that all the requirements of the agreements, contracts and licences under which the product is held by the institution will be maintained. (Copies of the relevant agreements, contracts and licences may be seen by application to the school or department which made the product available.)

  2. I will adhere to the regulations governing the use of any service involved in the provision of access to the product whether these services are controlled by my own institution or by some other organisation.

  3. I will not remove or alter the copyright statement on any copies of the product used by me.

  4. I will ensure the security and confidentiality of any copy released to me, and will not make any further copies from it or knowingly permit others to do so, unless permitted to do so under the relevant licence.

  5. I will use the product only for purposes defined, and only on computer systems covered, by the agreement, contract or licence.

  6. I will only incorporate the product, or part thereof, in any work, program or article produced by me, where this is permitted by the licence or by "fair dealing".

  7. I will only incorporate some part or version of the product in any work produced by me with the express permission of the licensor or unless this is permitted under the agreement.

  8. I will not reverse engineer or decompile the software products or attempt to do so unless this is explicitly permitted within the terms of the agreement for the use of the product.

  9. I will return or destroy all copies of the product at the end of the course/year/period of employment or when requested to do so.



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