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Full description
Full-text of journal articles, ebooks and conference proceedings from the International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE). 
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Coverage
1962-01-01 to current. 
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Resource type
Partial full-text database 
Content types
E-books, Journal articles 
Simultaneous users
Unlimited 
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Subjects
Chemistry, Computing Science, Engineering Science, Mechatronic Systems Engineering, Physics 
Allows electronic reserves
yes 
Ereserves notes
See SFU Policy R30.04 Appendix A. 
Allows coursepacks
yes 
Coursepack notes
See SFU Policy R30.04 Appendix A. Section 4.0 Fair dealing requirements and limits. 
Allows interlibrary loan
yes 
Interlibrary loan notes
single paper copy of electronic original of a single document may be provided to an academic library in canada, by post, fax, or secure transmission using Ariel or equiv. / electronic file must be deleted immediately after printing. 
Online terms
 
Terms of use: Electronic resources are governed by license agreements which restrict access to Authorized Users. It is the responsibility of each user to abide by the license agreements and specific terms and conditions for each product. Systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information may result in loss of access to these resources for the entire SFU community. Please see SFU General Policy 24 on Fair Use of Information Resources.

Personal Privacy: Some licensed resources allow you to create a personal account for the purposes of creating folders, saving searches, and downloading entire e-books as well as other personalized services. Please be advised that the personal information you disclose to these and other external websites may be stored on servers located outside of Canada. When you use these services, no personal information about you is collected by or for the University. Canadian privacy laws do not apply to personal information you provide directly to these external websites. SFU Library recommends that you review the privacy policies of these and other external websites before using the services.