Alfasoft License Agreement For Berlin and Brandenburg
- General Information
- License Terms
- Orders And Dispatch of EndNote
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 X7 for Windows and Mac, all in Englisch language.
The licenses cover permanent use rights for single workstations. The license only covers the right to install and use the product on a single workstation (PC with Windows or Mac). The licensee undertakes to permit concurrent usage of the software on as many workstations as licenses have been acquired only.
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.