Content policy

Welcome students to a library of essays for your personal use as examples to help you write better work.

All of our essays have been donated to us by students in exchange for a free plagiarism check on one of our other websites.

On this site you will find essays on many topics, from business and marketing to law and finance.

On Essay Sauce, we publish a substantial proportion of user-uploaded and user-generated written content with the aim of helping students to complete their coursework through example.

Naturally, this is open to abuse and the principles set out on this page are designed to foster an online environment that protects the rights of copyright owners.

The following represent the goals of these principles:

  • The elimination of infringing content on and any related service;
  • The encouragement of wholly original and authorised user-generated written content;
  • The accommodation of fair use of copyrighted content on; and
  • The protection of legitimate interests of user privacy.

Because we receive a lot of user generated content and submissions, we cannot guarantee the source of every essay. Students donate their essay in exchange for a free plagiarism scan on one of our partner websites, and from time to time we identify that the content scanned does not belong to the student, despite prominent notices on the websites. Content generated through these partner websites is uploaded automatically without interference from

In short, if you find an essay or part of an essay on this website that belongs to you and you do not want your work to be published, please click here to get in touch IMMEDIATELY with the URL so that we can remove it. We do not want to infringe your copyright – the sole purpose of this site is to give students essays that they can use as an example, to help them prepare their own coursework.

Other sites

We are aware that a number of other unscrupulous websites are stealing content from, often passing them off as sample essays that they have “produced” because sadly these sites offer services that we DO NOT CONDONE. We do not offer any paid services whatsoever – this site is a completely free resource. They have NOT had our permission to take the content. We have started to insert markers in all of our newly-added content now, to ‘catch them in the act’ as it were, and with this evidence we are working on legal sanctions. In short, if you find your essay on another site, we didn’t put it there and we would suggest you use Google’s DMCA process (choose ‘Google Search’) to get it removed from Google as these sites will not respond to you

Copyright principles will include on its partner websites in relevant and conspicuous places information that promotes respect for intellectual property rights and discourages users from uploading infringing content. will prominently inform users on its partner websites that they may not upload infringing content and that, by uploading content, they affirm that such uploading complies with the partner website’s terms of use.

The terms of use for each partner website will prohibit infringing uploads.

If appropriate, shall, from time to time, use content identification technology with the aim of identifying and eliminating from their services infringing user-uploaded written content. will monitor a contact email address for copyright owners claiming infringement to make a complaint. Notices can be sent through our contact form. When sending a notice of infringement, copyright owners are requested to provide the URL identifying online locations where content that is the subject of notices of infringement is found.

Upon receipt of a notice of infringement that contains sufficient detail for to confirm that infringement has indeed taken place, will endeavour to:

  • respond to the notice within 7 – 14 days of receipt of the notice;
  • remove the infringing content within 7 – 14 days of receipt of the notice; and
  • inform the person making the notice of infringement when the content has been removed. request that if it can be shown that these principles have been adhered to in good faith, the copyright owner will not assert a claim of copyright infringement against with respect to infringing user-uploaded content that might remain on the website despite such adherence to these principles. A cooperative attitude will help us to create content-rich, valuable and infringement-free service.