Software Copyrights and Licenses

CorpusSearch License

The CorpusSearch source code and data files fall under the following NCSA style license. Some of the incorporated code may fall under different licenses as noted in the section third-party licenses below. The corpora texts fall under separate licenses from the Text Creation Partnership.

Copyright © 2013, 2018 by Northwestern University. All rights reserved.

Developed by:
Academic and Research Technologies
Northwestern University
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Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal with the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

  1. Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimers.

  2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimers in the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.

  3. Neither the names of Academic and Research Technologies, Northwestern University, nor the names of its contributors may be used to endorse or promote products derived from this Software without specific prior written permission.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE CONTRIBUTORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS WITH THE SOFTWARE.

Third-party Licenses

  1. Apache Ant
    Apache Ant is released under the Apache Software License 2.0.
  2. Apache Lucene
    Apache Lucene is released under the Apache Software License 2.0. See www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0 .
  3. BlackLab
    BlackLab is released under the Apache Software License 2.0. See www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0 .