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Alfasoft License Agreement For Berlin and Brandenburg

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The German branch Alfasoft GmbH, part of the Swedish company Alfasoft AB, has resumed the distribution of the EndNote products for the insolvent Adapt Scientific. In mid-january a license agreement has been established between the TUB and the Alfasoft GmbH concerning the acquisition of purchase licenses for EndNote and Reference Manager by the producer Thomsen Reuters. This license agreement is the continuation of the state license for Berlin and Brandenburg with a new distributor.

Departments of TUB can obtain new licenses and update rights for EndNote and/or Reference Manager for official, non-commercial use for low-cost charges within the state license agreement. The license agreement does not include licenses for employees and students.

EndNote and Reference Manager are literature management programs of Thomson Reuters. They are based on 3 features: the direct online research in databases of catalogues and libraries, a direct adoption and administration of researched literature into an own database and synergy with text processing programs for the automatic creation of reference lists.

The state license is version bound currently including EndNote 20 for Windows and Mac, all in Englisch language.

License Terms

The licenses cover permanent use rights for single users. The license covers the right to install the product on up to 3 workstations (PC with Windows or Mac) owned by the TU Berlin or private used. The licensee is only allowed to start 1 instance at a time.

The use on terminal servers is not allowed.

A home use right is included. An employee needs to deinstall the software when leaving the TU.

Updates can only be obtained if the end user already owns a license and the serial number is confirmed by Thomson Research. Further information can be taken from Conditions for surrender of EndNote and Reference Manager.

Orders And Dispatch of EndNote

Departments of TUB can acquire licenses and software using tubIT softwareportal (see servicebox). There you can find all information about available products and prices in relation to the license agreement with Alfasoft GmbH. 
The software is offered as download but data mediums can be ordered too. However the data mediums can not be ordered seperatly or retrospectively from the license.

Ordering products within the Softwareportal that are part of the TU license agreement constitutes a formal contract between the customer and the TU. In relation to the customer only the conditions of use as specified in the adhering tubIT contract are applicable. Products acquired within TU agreements are excluded from the right of revocation.


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