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  • printed music (including the words)
  • maps and charts
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A list of those works excluded by the publisher for this particular licence is shown below.

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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
British Broadcasting Corporation
LLEWINLLYN-WESTLAKE
DC Thomson and Company Limited
Gatehouse Media Limited
KNIGHTON ENTERPRISES LTD
THE COCKTAIL LOVERS LTD
GEOGRAPHICAL PUBLICATIONS LTD
Economist
Local World Limited
LINEWRIGHTS LTD
Cegedim Dendrite Limited
POLITICAL QUARTERLY PUBLISHING CO LTD
PORTHILL PUBLISHERS
POMEGRANATE EUROPE LTD
AMBASSADOR PRODUCTIONS LTD
POPPYLAND PUBLISHING
CHAPTER 3 PUBLICATIONS
Fall Press
GAMES WORKSHOP LTD
ALHANI INTERNATIONAL BOOKS LTD
21 PUBLISHING LTD
HEALTH INSIGHTS 4U LIMITED
LIBRIS LTD
INTERNATIONAL GLAUCOMA ASSOCIATION
AIR TRANSPORT & TRAVEL INDUSTRY TRAINING
Gibson Square Books Limited
TAYLOR GRAHAM
THIRD WORLD FOUNDATION FOR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC STUDIES
TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION TEACHING RESOURCES
CERTIFIED ACCOUNTANT PUBLICATIONS
Organic Apocalypse
Creditflux Limited
AJK LTD
Leicestershire Adult Learning Service
PLUNKETT FOUND FOR CO-OP STUDIES
RENEWS LTD
Midland News Association Limited
Canal and River Trust
CAR PR Ltd
Glass and Glazing Federation
PINKFOOT PRESS
Newton Media
LCD Publishing Limited
AEA TECHNOLOGY
TARANIS BOOKS
GRANDREAMS LTD
T.H.C.L. BOOKS
WATER MANAGEMENT SOCIETY
Havers Directories Limited
VIOLET PUBLISHING LTD
PHILOGRAPH PUBLICATIONS LTD
ARGUS MEDIA LIMITED
PHOTOBOOK INFORMATION SERVICE LTD
Advance Materials Limited
LEARNING TOGETHER
CITYWIRE FINANCIAL PUBLISHERS
TADPOLE BOOKS LTD
Safkhet Books Limited
Ditchley Foundation
Forestry Journal Limited
SUCCESS! PUBLICATIONS, ROTHERHAM
STAKEHOLDER SATISFACTION
SYNON EUROPE LTD
LAMP PUBLISHING HOUSE
Black Ox Limited
RA Media Limited
LAKE DISTRICT NATIONAL PARK AUTHORITY
Scottish Environment Protection Agency
Indiana University Press - Office of Scholarly Publishing
LANCASHIRE COUNTY BOOKS
ADDISON-CHILD PETER
WORLD EDUCATION FELLOWSHIP
RIDGEHILL PUBLISHING
Practical Law Company Limited
SYMPOSIUM LTD
Stone Leisure Limited
Financial Times Business Limited
TQM INTERNATIONAL LTD
FINANCIAL TIMES PHARMACEUTICAL
CAMBRIAN ARCHAEOLOGICAL ASSOC
ASSOCIATION FOR THE TEACHING OF PSYCHOLOGY
Drivemedia Limited
STOCKWELL (ARTHUR H) LTD
Institute for Learning
Campaign Against Arms Trade
Legalease Limited
NATIONAL BACK EXCHANGE
KINGSTON BUSINESS SCHOOL
Feed The Minds
KINGSFLEET PUBLISHING
TRADE AND TARIFFS RESEARCH
CAFOD
Den of Geek
Victor Bertolaccini
STAFFORDSHIRE LIBRARIES, ARTS AND ARCHIV
STAGECOACH EDUCATIONAL COURSE FOR THE UN
ST MICHAEL'S ABBEY PRESS
PALLADIAN PUBLICATIONS LTD
KARIA PRESS
KENT COUNTY COUNCIL
OXFORD PSYCHOLOGISTS PRESS
SRHE & NFER-NELSON
Proprietary Association of Great Britain
RIGHTS OF WAY LAW REVIEW
YOUNG CHRISTIAN WORKERS
BUTTERICK COMPANY LTD
BURGESS (JOHN) PUBLICATIONS
KAYECORP LTD
KARNAK HOUSE
Merlin Legal Publishing
Raconteur Media Ltd
Association of First Division Civil Servants
EYRE & SPOTTISWOODE PUB. LTD
PLANNING INSPECTORATE
BSA PUBLICATIONS LTD
SOVEREIGN WORLD LTD
ECCH
Nature in Cambridgeshire
OVUM LTD
JOSEPH (RICHARD) PUBLISHERS LTD
BUNAC TRAVEL SERVICES LTD
Abela Publishing
JOHN BROWN PUBLISHING
INSURANCE INSIDER, THE
Great War Literature Publishing LLP
Guild Press
CRU Publishing Limited
CHIPPYCHAT LTD
Newsquest Specialist Media Limited
BROOKLANDS BOOKS
EXCALIBUR PRESS OF LONDON
British Glass Manufacturers Confederation Limited
Institute of Money Advisers
EUROMONITOR PUBLICATIONS LTD
Doc Brown's Chemistry Clinic
Frieze
Spirax-Sarco Limited
PILGRIM PRESS LTD
SOFTBACKS
ESTATE PUBLICATIONS
ORDNANCE SURVEY
NATIONWIDE BUILDING SOCIETY PLANNING DEPARTMENT
Euromoney Institutional Investor plc
JASPER PUBLISHING
BRITISH TELECOM
ONLINE PUBLICATIONS
Mergermarket Limited
Spindlewood
LEGAL & COMMERICAL PUBLISHING
PSYCHOTHERAPY CENTRE
PHONIC BLEND SYSTEMS LTD
JAMES PIKE LTD
SUNDANCER LTD
Islamic Cultural Centre
ANBAR PUBLICATIONS LTD
ERNST & YOUNG
NURSING NOTES LTD
TAKEOVER PANEL
OLD STILE PRESS
SCOTTISH TOURIST BOARD
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
Office of Health Economics
ENGINEERING COUNCIL
Social History Curators Group
OBSERVER LTD
Radge Media Limited
Institute of Revenues Rating and Valuation
OCARINA WORKSHOP PUBLICATIONS
ENCOUNTER LTD
Captive Animals’ Protection Society
INTERNATIONAL WHALING COMMISSION
NOVELLO & CO LTD
EMISSARY PUBLISHING
INTERSCIENCE COMMUNICATIONS LTD
YORE PUBLICATIONS
NORTHERN IRELAND HOUSING EXECUTIVE
INTERNATIONAL POWDER INSTITUTE
NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY LIBRARY
EMERY (GORDON)
Numerical Algorithms Group Limited
NUCLEAR TECHNOLOGY PUBLISHERS
BRITISH INDUSTRIAL PUBLICITY OVERSEAS
Joseph Biddulph
National Society of Allotment and Leisure Gardeners Limited
International Maritime Organization
X-LING PRESS LTD
JOINT INFORMATION SYSTEMS COMMITTEE
SMART CARD NEWS LTD
British Institute of Professional Photography
ALZHEIMER SCOTLAND - ACTION ON DEMENTIA
ELM PUBLICATIONS
Department for Work and Pensions
WORDS PRESS
EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE OF DESIGN
AJL TAJIR TRUST
EDUCATIONAL EVALUATION ENTERPR
SHEFFIELD CITY COUNCIL EDUCATION DEPARTM
China Britain Business Council
Ireland's Homes Interiors & Living Magazine
Night Shift Enterprises Limited
WORKING PRESS
EETAS PUBLICATIONS
Kantos Media Limited
ZigZag Education
WOODSTOCK BOOKS
BRISTOL NATURALISTS' SOCIETY
NISHEN (DIRK) PUBLISHING LTD
NEWSWEEK INC
WOODFIELD PUBLISHING
SHEEN PUBLISHING LTD
NEW WINE PRESS
WINCHESTER GROUP
Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)
WOOLF (CECIL)
WINCHESTER GALLERY
INSURANCE INSTITUTE OF LONDON
Independent News and Media Limited
Institute of Scientific and Technical Communicators
NEW FICTION
WILLIAM CURTIS LTD
ANCHOR TRUST
University of York Centre for Reviews and Dissemination
WIDE SKIRT PRESS
DUKE OF EDINBURGH AWARD SCHEME
SCRIPTUM EDITIONS
NEW CITY
SELDEN SOCIETY
Absolute Horse
CHANNEL 21 INTERNATIONAL
NATURETREK EDUCATIONAL BOOKS
2A Publishing Limited
Country Gentlemen's Association Limited
ICE CREAM ALLIANCE
WILD SWAN PUBLICATIONS LTD
Infopro Digital Services Limited
NETWORK PUBLISHING LTD
Hotcourses Limited
INSTITUTE OF ISLAMIC BANKING & FINANCE
HARRAP
Roger Barber Publishing
NATIONAL MONEY ADVICE TRAINING UNIT
WESTMINSTER MANAGEMENT CONSULTANTS LTD
NATIONAL UNION OF THE DEAF
BOOSEY & HAWKES MUSIC PUB LTD
WHITEHALL PRESS LTD
Museums Galleries Scotland
NATIONAL PLAYING FIELDS ASSOCI
BOOK CASTLE, THE
STRATEGIC MEDICAL PUBLISHING
Agricultural Law Association
SCOTTISH ENTERPRISE FOUNDATION
Insider Publications Limited
DEESON GROUP
WEST MIDLANDS TRAVEL LTD
DEVON FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY
INDEPENDENT BROADCASTING AUTHO
BIRMINGHAM NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY
WELLSWEEP PRESS
Noble Rot
Richard Webb Publisher
ASSOCIATION OF COMMONWEALTH UN
BEYOND THE RISING SUN PUBLICATIONS
WAREHAM BEAR PUBLICATIONS
British Toy and Hobby Association
NATIONAL ASSN FOR MULTI-RACIAL EDUC
SAVE THE CHILDREN FUND
DERBYSHIRE COUNTRYSIDE LTD
HowToMoodle Limited
SCIENCE & ENGINEERING RESEARCH COUNCIL
NATIONAL ASSOC. OF PROFESSORS
AUDIO PUBLISHING LTD
WARNER CHAPPELL MUSIC LTD
RUSLAN LTD
Business Network UK Limited
Tomorrows Guides Limited
Fauna and Flora International
SAYERS PUBLISHING GROUP
Aberlour Press Limited
MURRAY (KEITH)
RYDER PUBLISHING
VOLUNTEER CENTRE UK
IMAGES (BOOK SALES & DISTRIBUTION) LTD
Ravinder Gill
MMG Publishing Limited
WALSALL EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES SUPPORT UNIT
PharmaVentures
ICR PUBLISHERS LTD
GEM Motoring Assist Limited
DEFIANT PUBLICATIONS
Science and Technology Facilities Council
Cake Masters Limited
Institute of Islamic banking and Insurance (IIBI)
RUNPAST PUBLISHING
VIDEO ARTS LTD
DALEBANK BOOKS
Hyde Publications
AJ Bell Media Limited
MSR BOOKS
DALTON (TERENCE) LTD
MOTOROLA LTD
RSA EXAMINATIONS BOARD
BEE VEE PROMOTIONS LTD
Wigmore Medical Limited
BRITISH POLIO FELLOWSHIP
Shelley Power Literary Agency Limited
Caister Academic Press Limited
MINTEL INTERNATIONAL GROUP LTD
NATIONAL VEGETABLE SOCIETY
Stage Media Company Limited
CROWTHER (G.L)
Murray and Sorrell Fuel Limited
MORRIGAN PUBLICATIONS
ROYAL ENTOMOLOGICAL SOCIETY
Reach Publishing Services Limited
Business Travel News Limited
CUBE PUBLICATIONS
UNIVERSITY OF SUSSEX, CENTRE FOR URBAN &
BARTON (DAVID)
ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS
SING TAO (UK) LTD
RMS PUBLISHING
UNIVERSITY OF WALES COLLEGE OF CARDIFF
BAKER (DR.D.M.)
UNIVERSITY OF ULSTER
UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK
UNIVERSITY OF NEWCAST UPON TYNE CEN
News UK and Ireland Limited
Aspermont Media Limited
ROWAN YARNS LTD
Birmingham City Council
MILES ARNOLD LTD
UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD, DEPT OF TOWN AND REGIONAL PLANNING
Storysack Limited
METRO ENTERPRISES LTD
ROSENEATH SCIENTIFIC PUB
UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD - PITT RIVERS MUSEUM
MID-ANTRIM HISTORICAL GROUP
Knot Worldwide
De La Salle Brothers
ROSKILL INFORMATION SERVICES LTD
MERSEYSIDE AREA PROFILE GROUP
RJ Chapman
Pageant Media Limited
COVENTRY UNIVERSITY
Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine
ASSOCIATION FOR CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY (ACB)
HENLEY - THE MANAG COLLEGE
British Association of Dramatherapists
ROLLS ROYCE
World of Yachts and Boats Limted
UNIVERSITY OF HUDDERSFIELD
Fizzy Funny Fuzzy
CONVENTION OF SCOTTISH LOCAL AUTHORITIES
HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT BROKERS
AVANTI BOOKS
UNIVERSITY OF EXETER, AGRICULTURAL ECONO
University of North Carolina Press
COSMATOM
Glasgow Chamber of Commerce
MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL
MDE PUBLICATIONS
Glasgow Council For Voluntary Service
UNIV OF EDINBURGH, CTRE FOR THEOLOGY
LAWS Publishing Limited
MU ASSASAT AL-QUDS AL-ARABI LIL-NASHR
LEARN TO CARE
ASSOCIATION OF TEACHERS OF MANAGEMENT
RENTOKIL (ASSOCIATED BUSINESS PRESS)
HEARING EYE
HAYES PRESS
MCCARTA
MCCARTA LTD
COMPUTER WEEKLY PUBLICATIONS
HARPERS
CONCORDIA PUBLISHING HOUSE LTD
Society of Public Information Networks
William Reed Limited
ESDU
MARWOOD
REDBECK PRESS
ASSOCIATION OF CRICKET STATISTICIANS
Dow Jones and Company
REAM LTD
Trafford Media & Communications Limited
Readers Digest Association Limited
MARKET GUIDES LTD
RAILWAY CORRESPONDENCE & TRAVEL SOCIETY
ASR RESOURCES
International Air Transport Association
MARCHAM MANOR PRESS
Trinity Long Room Hub
DACTYL PUBLISHING
ASSOCIATED BOARD OF THE ROYAL SCHOOLS OF MUSIC
UNILEVER ED LIAISON
Clear Sky Publishing
ASIATIC MAGNAPRINT
HAMILTON PRESS (CARDIFF)
HPCi Media Limited
HALBAN (PETER) PUBLISHERS LTD
Boatshop 24 Ltd
BEN & BETTY LTD
Ashford Buchan & Enright
BCINSIGHT
MANCHESTER OPEN LEARNING
Cecile Park Publishing Limited
Royal Airforces Association
TULIP PUBLICATIONS
UNITED KINGDOM HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE
Graffito Books Ltd
UCAS
PEST CONTROL NEWS LTD
MACE COMPUTER SERVICES
CLOTH BUSINESS BOOKS
LYSTER (THOMAS) LTD
STONE CROSS PUBLISHING
ICC BUSINESS RATIOS LTD
Chameleon Business Media
Publishing Training Centre
CLAYTON-WRAY PUBLICATIONS LTD
Family Law Bar Association
Johnston Publishing Limited
UNION OF LIBERAL AND PROGRESSIVE SYNAGOGUES
TRINDER (VERA)LTD
Legacy Magazines Ltd
Punch Limited
TRAIL CREST PUBLICATIONS
PROJECTION 2000
Gowland & Co
LONDON TRANSPORT MUSEUM
AQUA-MEDIA INTERNATIONAL LTD
APOLLO PRESS LTD
Alpha International
PROBUS PUBLISHING CO
ARCHIVE EDITIONS
AQA
PROFESSIONAL PUBLISHERS BOX CLOSED
GORDON & BREACH SCIENCE PUBLIS
APPLIED MARKET INFORMATION LTD
CHECKMATE PUBLICATIONS
ROTHERHAM
APEX CENTRE, THE
A.W & C BARSBY
Times Newspapers Limited
INDEPENDENT TELEVISION COMMISSION
ARAB-BRITISH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Gourmet Guide
CIVIL ENGINEERING CONTRACTORS ASSOC
LOFTHOUSE PUBLICATIONS
Tadley Ewing Publications
WOODLAND TRUST
Incisive Business Media Limited
HeadStart Primary Limited
Business of Fashion Limited
TIDY BRITAIN GROUP
Bowhead Media Limited
CHILDWALL UNIVERSITY PRESS
Scottish Business Information Service
Cairngorm Club
PEI Media Limited
SKI CLUB OF GREAT BRITAIN