Terms and Conditions
1. Information about us
Our site is operated by The European Database of Libraries Ltd and the directors ("we", "us", "our"). Our company address is Pheasants Coombe House, Pheasants Hill, Hambleden, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 6SD. Our VAT number is GB578169588 and Company Registration is 3396417GB. We can also be contacted by email: email@example.com.
2. Accessing our site
2.1 Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our site without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
2.2 From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our site, or our entire site, to users who have registered with us.
2.4 You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.
3. Intellectual property rights
3.1 We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
3.2 You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on our site.
3.3 You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
3.4 Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our site must always be acknowledged.
3.5 You must not use any part of the materials on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
4. Reliance on information posted
Commentary and other materials posted on our site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
5. Our site changes regularly
We aim to update our site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.
6. Our liability
6.1 We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
6.2 The material displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:
6.2.1 All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
6.2.2 Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:
188.8.131.52 loss of income or revenue;
184.108.40.206 loss of business;
220.127.116.11 loss of profits or contracts;
18.104.22.168 loss of anticipated savings;
22.214.171.124 loss of data;
126.96.36.199 loss of goodwill;
188.8.131.52 wasted management or office time; and
184.108.40.206 for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.
6.2.3 This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
7. Information about you and your visits to our site
8. Uploading material to our site
8.1 Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload material to our site, or to make contact with other users of our site, you must comply with the Content Standards set out below. You warrant that any such contribution does comply with our Content Standards, and you indemnify us for any breach of that warranty.
8.2 Any material you upload to our site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
8.3 We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user of our site.
8.4 We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, such material does not comply with the Content Standards.
9. Content Standards on our site
9.1 These Content Standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our site (contributions), and to any interactive services associated with it.
9.2 You must comply with the spirit of the following standards as well as the letter. The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole.
9.3 Contributions must:
9.3.1 Be accurate (where they state facts).
9.3.2 Be genuinely held (where they state opinions).
9.3.3 Comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which they are posted.
9.4 Contributions must not:
9.4.1 Contain any material which is defamatory of any person.
9.4.2 Contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory.
9.4.3 Promote sexually explicit material.
9.4.4 Promote violence.
9.4.5 Promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age.
9.4.6 Infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person.
9.4.7 Be likely to deceive any person.
9.4.8 Be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence.
9.4.9 Promote any illegal activity.
9.4.10 Be threatening, abuse or invade anotherīs privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety.
9.4.11 Be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person.
9.4.12 Be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person.
9.4.13 Give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case.
9.4.14 Advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse.
10. Prohibited uses
10.1 You may use our site only for lawful purposes. You may not use our site:
10.1.1 In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation.
10.1.2 In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect.
10.1.3 To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with our Content Standards.
10.1.4 To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam).
10.1.5 To knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, logic bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
11. Linking to our site
11.1 You may link to any page on our website, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
11.2 You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.
11.3 Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with the Content Standards set out above.
11.4 If you wish to make any use of material on our site other than that set out above, please address your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
12. Links from our site
Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
13.5 Neither we nor our affiliates make any representation that materials on this website are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United Kingdom, and accessing them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this website from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
15. Your concerns
If you have any concerns about material which appears on our site, please contact email@example.com.
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