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  • printed music (including the words)
  • maps and charts
  • newspaper content in both print and digital format, except titles represented by Knowledge Bylanes and Syndigate, details of which are available on CLA’s website or other electronic means controlled by CLA
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  • In addition to this, there are works that are expressly excluded by the copyright owners

A list of those works excluded directly by the author or the visual artist can be seen here.

A list of those works excluded by the publisher for this particular licence is shown below.

For non-UK publishers, please also refer to the international territories page.

Please note that if you wish to copy from any of the works listed as excluded, you should contact the copyright owners directly for permission prior to copying. In the first instance, this would usually be the publisher.

A list of those works excluded by the publisher for this particular licence is shown below.

Please note that if you wish to copy from any of the works listed as excluded, you should contact the copyright owners directly for permission prior to copying. In the first instance, this would usually be the publisher.

Excluded Publishers

"Publisher Name"Recent Addition
DC Thomson and Company Limited
Local World Limited
AMBASSADOR PRODUCTIONS LTD
LLEWINLLYN-WESTLAKE
THE COCKTAIL LOVERS LTD
GEOGRAPHICAL PUBLICATIONS LTD
British Broadcasting Corporation
Economist
Gatehouse Media Limited
KNIGHTON ENTERPRISES LTD
PORTHILL PUBLISHERS
CHAPTER 3 PUBLICATIONS
Cegedim Dendrite Limited
POLITICAL QUARTERLY PUBLISHING CO LTD
POMEGRANATE EUROPE LTD
LINEWRIGHTS LTD
INTERNATIONAL GLAUCOMA ASSOCIATION
POPPYLAND PUBLISHING
21 PUBLISHING LTD
GAMES WORKSHOP LTD
ALHANI INTERNATIONAL BOOKS LTD
Fall Press
HEALTH INSIGHTS 4U LIMITED
LIBRIS LTD
AIR TRANSPORT & TRAVEL INDUSTRY TRAINING
Organic Apocalypse
Creditflux Limited
AJK LTD
THIRD WORLD FOUNDATION FOR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC STUDIES
TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION TEACHING RESOURCES
Gibson Square Books Limited
Leicestershire Adult Learning Service
TAYLOR GRAHAM
PLUNKETT FOUND FOR CO-OP STUDIES
CERTIFIED ACCOUNTANT PUBLICATIONS
RENEWS LTD
Canal and River Trust
CAR PR Ltd
PINKFOOT PRESS
Newton Media
Glass and Glazing Federation
Midland News Association Limited
AEA TECHNOLOGY
TARANIS BOOKS
GRANDREAMS LTD
LCD Publishing Limited
WATER MANAGEMENT SOCIETY
T.H.C.L. BOOKS
Havers Directories Limited
VIOLET PUBLISHING LTD
CITYWIRE FINANCIAL PUBLISHERS
TADPOLE BOOKS LTD
PHILOGRAPH PUBLICATIONS LTD
PHOTOBOOK INFORMATION SERVICE LTD
Advance Materials Limited
LEARNING TOGETHER
Safkhet Books Limited
ARGUS MEDIA LIMITED
STAKEHOLDER SATISFACTION
SYNON EUROPE LTD
Ditchley Foundation
LAMP PUBLISHING HOUSE
Black Ox Limited
LAKE DISTRICT NATIONAL PARK AUTHORITY
Scottish Environment Protection Agency
LANCASHIRE COUNTY BOOKS
ADDISON-CHILD PETER
Forestry Journal Limited
SUCCESS! PUBLICATIONS, ROTHERHAM
RA Media Limited
WORLD EDUCATION FELLOWSHIP
Indiana University Press - Office of Scholarly Publishing
RIDGEHILL PUBLISHING
SYMPOSIUM LTD
Financial Times Business Limited
FINANCIAL TIMES PHARMACEUTICAL
TQM INTERNATIONAL LTD
Practical Law Company Limited
Campaign Against Arms Trade
Drivemedia Limited
STOCKWELL (ARTHUR H) LTD
Stone Leisure Limited
ASSOCIATION FOR THE TEACHING OF PSYCHOLOGY
Legalease Limited
Institute for Learning
CAMBRIAN ARCHAEOLOGICAL ASSOC
Feed The Minds
KINGSFLEET PUBLISHING
NATIONAL BACK EXCHANGE
KINGSTON BUSINESS SCHOOL
Den of Geek
Victor Bertolaccini
STAFFORDSHIRE LIBRARIES, ARTS AND ARCHIV
CAFOD
STAGECOACH EDUCATIONAL COURSE FOR THE UN
TRADE AND TARIFFS RESEARCH
ST MICHAEL'S ABBEY PRESS
PALLADIAN PUBLICATIONS LTD
KENT COUNTY COUNCIL
OXFORD PSYCHOLOGISTS PRESS
Proprietary Association of Great Britain
RIGHTS OF WAY LAW REVIEW
YOUNG CHRISTIAN WORKERS
KARIA PRESS
KARNAK HOUSE
SRHE & NFER-NELSON
EYRE & SPOTTISWOODE PUB. LTD
PLANNING INSPECTORATE
BUTTERICK COMPANY LTD
BURGESS (JOHN) PUBLICATIONS
Merlin Legal Publishing
KAYECORP LTD
Raconteur Media Ltd
Association of First Division Civil Servants
BSA PUBLICATIONS LTD
ECCH
OVUM LTD
JOSEPH (RICHARD) PUBLISHERS LTD
SOVEREIGN WORLD LTD
BUNAC TRAVEL SERVICES LTD
Nature in Cambridgeshire
BROOKLANDS BOOKS
British Glass Manufacturers Confederation Limited
Guild Press
CHIPPYCHAT LTD
Newsquest Specialist Media Limited
Abela Publishing
JOHN BROWN PUBLISHING
EUROMONITOR PUBLICATIONS LTD
INSURANCE INSIDER, THE
Euromoney Institutional Investor plc
CRU Publishing Limited
EXCALIBUR PRESS OF LONDON
Institute of Money Advisers
JASPER PUBLISHING
SOFTBACKS
Frieze
Doc Brown's Chemistry Clinic
LEGAL & COMMERICAL PUBLISHING
Spirax-Sarco Limited
PILGRIM PRESS LTD
PHONIC BLEND SYSTEMS LTD
ORDNANCE SURVEY
ESTATE PUBLICATIONS
NATIONWIDE BUILDING SOCIETY PLANNING DEPARTMENT
Mergermarket Limited
Spindlewood
BRITISH TELECOM
ONLINE PUBLICATIONS
SCOTTISH TOURIST BOARD
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
Islamic Cultural Centre
PSYCHOTHERAPY CENTRE
JAMES PIKE LTD
SUNDANCER LTD
ERNST & YOUNG
TAKEOVER PANEL
OLD STILE PRESS
Office of Health Economics
ANBAR PUBLICATIONS LTD
Radge Media Limited
NURSING NOTES LTD
Institute of Revenues Rating and Valuation
ENGINEERING COUNCIL
Social History Curators Group
OBSERVER LTD
NOVELLO & CO LTD
YORE PUBLICATIONS
OCARINA WORKSHOP PUBLICATIONS
EMISSARY PUBLISHING
EMERY (GORDON)
NUCLEAR TECHNOLOGY PUBLISHERS
NORTHERN IRELAND HOUSING EXECUTIVE
Joseph Biddulph
BRITISH INDUSTRIAL PUBLICITY OVERSEAS
Numerical Algorithms Group Limited
Captive Animals’ Protection Society
INTERNATIONAL WHALING COMMISSION
INTERNATIONAL POWDER INSTITUTE
NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY LIBRARY
ENCOUNTER LTD
INTERSCIENCE COMMUNICATIONS LTD
X-LING PRESS LTD
National Society of Allotment and Leisure Gardeners Limited
International Maritime Organization
JOINT INFORMATION SYSTEMS COMMITTEE
SMART CARD NEWS LTD
ALZHEIMER SCOTLAND - ACTION ON DEMENTIA
ELM PUBLICATIONS
British Institute of Professional Photography
AJL TAJIR TRUST
EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE OF DESIGN
EDUCATIONAL EVALUATION ENTERPR
WORDS PRESS
Department for Work and Pensions
Night Shift Enterprises Limited
WORKING PRESS
EETAS PUBLICATIONS
China Britain Business Council
Ireland's Homes Interiors & Living Magazine
NISHEN (DIRK) PUBLISHING LTD
Kantos Media Limited
SHEFFIELD CITY COUNCIL EDUCATION DEPARTM
NEWSWEEK INC
WOODFIELD PUBLISHING
INSURANCE INSTITUTE OF LONDON
Independent News and Media Limited
WOOLF (CECIL)
ZigZag Education
WOODSTOCK BOOKS
NEW WINE PRESS
WINCHESTER GROUP
BRISTOL NATURALISTS' SOCIETY
WINCHESTER GALLERY
Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)
Institute of Scientific and Technical Communicators
NEW FICTION
SHEEN PUBLISHING LTD
NETWORK PUBLISHING LTD
Country Gentlemen's Association Limited
ICE CREAM ALLIANCE
NEW CITY
SELDEN SOCIETY
Infopro Digital Services Limited
WILLIAM CURTIS LTD
CHANNEL 21 INTERNATIONAL
NATURETREK EDUCATIONAL BOOKS
SCRIPTUM EDITIONS
WILD SWAN PUBLICATIONS LTD
DUKE OF EDINBURGH AWARD SCHEME
ANCHOR TRUST
WIDE SKIRT PRESS
INSTITUTE OF ISLAMIC BANKING & FINANCE
Hotcourses Limited
HARRAP
Absolute Horse
NATIONAL UNION OF THE DEAF
Museums Galleries Scotland
BOOSEY & HAWKES MUSIC PUB LTD
WHITEHALL PRESS LTD
BOOK CASTLE, THE
Roger Barber Publishing
NATIONAL MONEY ADVICE TRAINING UNIT
WESTMINSTER MANAGEMENT CONSULTANTS LTD
NATIONAL PLAYING FIELDS ASSOCI
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence
STRATEGIC MEDICAL PUBLISHING
Agricultural Law Association
SCOTTISH ENTERPRISE FOUNDATION
DEESON GROUP
WEST MIDLANDS TRAVEL LTD
Insider Publications Limited
WELLSWEEP PRESS
DEVON FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY
INDEPENDENT BROADCASTING AUTHO
BIRMINGHAM NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY
ASSOCIATION OF COMMONWEALTH UN
HowToMoodle Limited
SCIENCE & ENGINEERING RESEARCH COUNCIL
Noble Rot
Richard Webb Publisher
AUDIO PUBLISHING LTD
WARNER CHAPPELL MUSIC LTD
WAREHAM BEAR PUBLICATIONS
SAVE THE CHILDREN FUND
DERBYSHIRE COUNTRYSIDE LTD
BEYOND THE RISING SUN PUBLICATIONS
NATIONAL ASSOC. OF PROFESSORS
SAYERS PUBLISHING GROUP
RUSLAN LTD
NATIONAL ASSN FOR MULTI-RACIAL EDUC
Business Network UK Limited
IMAGES (BOOK SALES & DISTRIBUTION) LTD
Tomorrows Guides Limited
Ravinder Gill
MMG Publishing Limited
WALSALL EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES SUPPORT UNIT
Aberlour Press Limited
Fauna and Flora International
PharmaVentures
ICR PUBLISHERS LTD
MURRAY (KEITH)
RYDER PUBLISHING
Cake Masters Limited
VOLUNTEER CENTRE UK
GEM Motoring Assist Limited
Science and Technology Facilities Council
VIDEO ARTS LTD
DEFIANT PUBLICATIONS
RUNPAST PUBLISHING
DALTON (TERENCE) LTD
MOTOROLA LTD
DALEBANK BOOKS
Hyde Publications
Institute of Islamic banking and Insurance (IIBI)
RSA EXAMINATIONS BOARD
BEE VEE PROMOTIONS LTD
Wigmore Medical Limited
AJ Bell Media Limited
MSR BOOKS
Stage Media Company Limited
BRITISH POLIO FELLOWSHIP
Caister Academic Press Limited
MINTEL INTERNATIONAL GROUP LTD
NATIONAL VEGETABLE SOCIETY
MORRIGAN PUBLICATIONS
BARTON (DAVID)
CROWTHER (G.L)
Reach Publishing Services Limited
Murray and Sorrell Fuel Limited
ROYAL ENTOMOLOGICAL SOCIETY
UNIVERSITY OF ULSTER
UNIVERSITY OF SUSSEX, CENTRE FOR URBAN &
UNIVERSITY OF WALES COLLEGE OF CARDIFF
Business Travel News Limited
CUBE PUBLICATIONS
UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK
Aspermont Media Limited
ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS
SING TAO (UK) LTD
News UK and Ireland Limited
RMS PUBLISHING
MILES ARNOLD LTD
UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD, DEPT OF TOWN AND REGIONAL PLANNING
BAKER (DR.D.M.)
ROWAN YARNS LTD
Birmingham City Council
Storysack Limited
METRO ENTERPRISES LTD
ROSKILL INFORMATION SERVICES LTD
UNIVERSITY OF NEWCAST UPON TYNE CEN
ROSENEATH SCIENTIFIC PUB
RJ Chapman
MERSEYSIDE AREA PROFILE GROUP
UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD - PITT RIVERS MUSEUM
MID-ANTRIM HISTORICAL GROUP
ASSOCIATION FOR CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY (ACB)
Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine
De La Salle Brothers
ROLLS ROYCE
COVENTRY UNIVERSITY
Pageant Media Limited
HENLEY - THE MANAG COLLEGE
World of Yachts and Boats Limted
UNIVERSITY OF HUDDERSFIELD
AVANTI BOOKS
Glasgow Chamber of Commerce
AVERT Limited
MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL
MU ASSASAT AL-QUDS AL-ARABI LIL-NASHR
Fizzy Funny Fuzzy
University of North Carolina Press
COSMATOM
CONVENTION OF SCOTTISH LOCAL AUTHORITIES
HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT BROKERS
UNIVERSITY OF EXETER, AGRICULTURAL ECONO
MDE PUBLICATIONS
LAWS Publishing Limited
Glasgow Council For Voluntary Service
UNIV OF EDINBURGH, CTRE FOR THEOLOGY
HEARING EYE
RENTOKIL (ASSOCIATED BUSINESS PRESS)
LEARN TO CARE
ASSOCIATION OF TEACHERS OF MANAGEMENT
HAYES PRESS
MCCARTA
ASSOCIATION OF CRICKET STATISTICIANS
MARWOOD
REDBECK PRESS
ESDU
MCCARTA LTD
COMPUTER WEEKLY PUBLICATIONS
Dow Jones and Company
William Reed Business Media Limited
HARPERS
Trafford Media & Communications Limited
READERS DIGEST ASSOCIATION LTD
MARKET GUIDES LTD
REAM LTD
DACTYL PUBLISHING
RAILWAY CORRESPONDENCE & TRAVEL SOCIETY
CONCORDIA PUBLISHING HOUSE LTD
Society of Public Information Networks
International Air Transport Association
MARCHAM MANOR PRESS
ASIATIC MAGNAPRINT
HAMILTON PRESS (CARDIFF)
UNILEVER ED LIAISON
Clear Sky Publishing
ASR RESOURCES
HPCi Media Limited
MANCHESTER OPEN LEARNING
Cecile Park Publishing Limited
Royal Airforces Association
BCINSIGHT
HALBAN (PETER) PUBLISHERS LTD
UNITED KINGDOM HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE
ASSOCIATED BOARD OF THE ROYAL SCHOOLS OF MUSIC
BEN & BETTY LTD
Ashford Buchan & Enright
Boatshop 24 Ltd
UCAS
PEST CONTROL NEWS LTD
TULIP PUBLICATIONS
Chameleon Business Media
STONE CROSS PUBLISHING
ICC BUSINESS RATIOS LTD
CLOTH BUSINESS BOOKS
MACE COMPUTER SERVICES
Johnston Publishing Limited
LYSTER (THOMAS) LTD
TRINDER (VERA)LTD
CLAYTON-WRAY PUBLICATIONS LTD
UNION OF LIBERAL AND PROGRESSIVE SYNAGOGUES
Publishing Training Centre
Legacy Magazines Ltd
Punch Limited
PROFESSIONAL PUBLISHERS BOX CLOSED
Alpha International
TRAIL CREST PUBLICATIONS
PROJECTION 2000
ARCHIVE EDITIONS
Gowland & Co
APOLLO PRESS LTD
AQA
APEX CENTRE, THE
APPLIED MARKET INFORMATION LTD
ROTHERHAM
LONDON TRANSPORT MUSEUM
AQUA-MEDIA INTERNATIONAL LTD
PROBUS PUBLISHING CO
INDEPENDENT TELEVISION COMMISSION
ARAB-BRITISH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Times Newspapers Limited
WOODLAND TRUST
Incisive Business Media Limited
CHECKMATE PUBLICATIONS
GORDON & BREACH SCIENCE PUBLIS
Gourmet Guide
LOFTHOUSE PUBLICATIONS
A.W & C BARSBY
Scottish Business Information Service
CHILDWALL UNIVERSITY PRESS
HeadStart Primary Limited
PEI Media Limited
Tadley Ewing Publications
SKI CLUB OF GREAT BRITAIN
Cairngorm Club
Bowhead Media Limited
Business of Fashion Limited
TIDY BRITAIN GROUP