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Requests for access to the database should be made to John E. Richards,

Requests should come from full-time regular staff at academic, research, or health-care institutions (e.g., faculty, full time PhD level researchers, physicians).  Requests from post-doctoral research fellows and non-doctoral level staff should be made through the regular staff mentor or supervisor.

1--please provide a brief statement describing the research that will use this resource, and the intended use of the average templates or other materials  (1 to 2 sentences)

2--Please give an age range for the data.  The database is separated into FirstYear, Preschool, Chilren, Adolescents, and Adults (Ages and Templates); and various combinations can be requested.  The age range should be consistent with the intended usage.

3--It is ok for a person to request access for single researcher use, or for an entire laboratory.  Please give some indication the number of people that may access the database.

4.  Agree to terms of use:  Terms of use: The MRI templates from this database are freely available and distributed for scientific work. The CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 license allows sharing but users should inform JER of any sharing.  These should not be modified or used in commercial applications. Publications from this work should cite the publications for the data upon which these templates are based (Citations). JER retains all copyrights to the templates. 

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Neurodevelopmental MRI Database by John E. Richards is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
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Created 2010-10-09
Updated November 20, 2015