License Our Content

Commercial Use

Whether it’s for use in a book or TV programme or on a fabulous new product, content from our collections is widely used by authors, artists and designers. Our customers include BBC and Channel 4, Liberty, Paperchase, English Heritage and most major publishers.

As well as content from the MERL we can also license material from the University’s Special Collections. Our prices are always competitive and as members of BAPLA we meet industry standards.

Contact us through merl@reading.ac.uk to start the conversation.

Non-commercial use

Want to use our content for a non-commercial purpose? We make a lot of content available under Creative Commons.

Contact merl@reading.ac.uk to start the conversation.