This Agreement governs your use of the Library of Birmingham website. The Library of Birmingham reserves the right to change or modify all or any part of this Agreement at any time, effective immediately upon notice published on this website. Your continued use of the web site constitutes your binding acceptance of these terms and conditions. Your continued use of the website following, including any changes or modifications made by the Library of Birmingham as permitted above constitutes your binding acceptance of the modified Agreement. If at any time the terms and conditions of this Agreement are no longer acceptable to you, you should immediately cease all use of this web site.
2. Use of Content
You acknowledge that the web site contains information, text, images, audio, video and other material (collectively the “Content”) that is protected by copyright, trade mark and other proprietary rights of the Library of Birmingham and third parties. All Content on the web site is protected by copyright and/or database right as a collective work of the Library of Birmingham pursuant to applicable copyright law. You agree to comply with any additional copyright notices, information, all conditions or restrictions described here or contained in any Content available on or accessed through the Library of Birmingham web site.
You may not sell, resell, transfer, distribute, license or reproduce Library of Birmingham Content to any third party, except as expressly permitted in this Agreement.
You are permitted to download, or copy or print the Content for the following purposes:
• Your own private study.
• Non-commercial research.
• Criticism and review.
You are permitted to store temporarily and electronically a significant portion of the Content for the purposes of personal or private use as expressly permitted by copyright law. No copying, long-term storage, redistribution or publication of any Content is permitted without the express permission of the Library of Birmingham or the owners of such content or their authorised persons, if other than the Library of Birmingham.
The Library of Birmingham has made every reasonable effort to identify, contact and acknowledge copyright owners and wishes to be informed by any rights holders who are not properly acknowledged on this web site, so that necessary corrections may be made. Upon instruction, copyright owners may request the item(s) in question be removed as quickly as possible, pending further investigation.
3. External Sites
The web site may contain links to sites on the Internet, which are owned and operated by third parties (the “External Sites”). You acknowledge that the Library of Birmingham is not responsible for the availability of, or the content located on or through, any External Site. You should contact the site administrator or Webmaster for those External Sites if you have any concerns regarding such links or the material located on such External Sites.
4. Termination of Service
The Library of Birmingham reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to restrict, suspend or terminate access to all or any part of the web site, at any time, for any reason without prior notice or liability. The Library of Birmingham may change, suspend or discontinue all or any aspect of the web site at any time, including the availability of any feature, database, or content, without prior notice or liability.