Makerspace Use Policy

DeLaMare Library Makerspace Use Policy


The DeLaMare Science & Engineering Library prohibits the use of makerspace equipment and services for any unlawful purpose. DeLaMare Library end users assume all responsibility for compliance with local, university, state, and federal policies and laws, including those laws addressing weapons and intellectual property infringement.

The DeLaMare Library prohibits the fabrication of items that are unsafe, harmful, dangerous, or that may pose an immediate threat to the well being of others: for example, guns and other possibly lethal weapons.

The DeLaMare Library reserves the right to refuse any equipment use or service request.

Intellectual Property at UNR


As a Patent and Trademark Resource Center, the Libraries can inform users on a variety of intellectual property issues, including patents, trademarks, copyright, and Creative Commons. For more information and a full list of services available or to make a free consultation, click here: https://guides.library.unr.edu/patents

For information about who owns intellectual property created on campus, the University Libraries refer users to the University of Nevada, Reno Intellectual Property Policy. The policy can be found at: https://www.unr.edu/administrative-manual/6000-6999-curricula-teaching-research/instruction-research-procedures/6507-intellectual-property-policy