About: Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notice Policy

The Brooklyn Museum respects the intellectual property rights of others. The Brooklyn Museum may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, remove, disable and/or terminate access to any material on or linked to or from this site that it suspects to be infringing upon a third party's intellectual property rights or other rights.

If you believe material posted on or linked to or from this site is infringing, please provide a written, signed notice of infringement (a "DMCA Notice") to the designated agent at the Brooklyn Museum, by fax or mail, at the address provided below. Such DMCA Notice should be in the form set forth below, which is consistent with the form suggested by the United States Digital Millennium Copyright Act (the "DMCA").

Our designated agent for receiving such DMCA Notices is our Head of Digital Collections & Services, who can be reached as follows: Deborah Wythe, Head of Digital Collections & Services, Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, New York 11238. Fax: (718) 501-6145.

The above contact information is provided exclusively for DMCA notices. Do not send any unrelated inquiries to the contact listed above.

Please include the following information in your written, signed DMCA Notice:
 

  1. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that you request be removed, disabled and/or access to which be terminated, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material.
  2. Identification of the work(s) claimed to have been infringed.
  3. Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and email address at which you may be contacted.
  4. A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
  5. A signed statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of a right that is allegedly infringed.

Please note: The DMCA provides that you may be liable for damages (including costs and attorneys' fees) if you make a false or bad faith allegation of copyright infringement by using this process. If you are not sure what your rights are, or whether a copyright has been infringed, you should check with a legal advisor first.