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By using this website or otherwise accessing the materials made available on this website (collectively, the “Materials”), you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of use described herein (collectively, the “Terms”). If you do not agree to these Terms, please do not enter or use this website. If you are not yet eighteen years of age, a parent or guardian may agree to be bound by these Terms on your behalf.

1. Updates to the Terms

Yale University acting by and through the Yale University Library (“Yale”) reserves the right to change or update, at any time, in its sole discretion, these Terms under which this website and the Materials are made available to you. Your continued use of this website and/or the Materials constitutes your agreement to be bound by and comply with all such Terms. You are responsible for reviewing these Terms on a regular basis.

2. Intellectual Property Rights

Materials on this website are owned by the contributing author and/or creator and licensed to Yale University for transmission and display on this website. Requests to use any Materials and inquiries about use of this website may be sent to:

Please understand that, due to the volume of communications we receive, we may not be able to respond to all questions. Yale does not warrant that use of content displayed through this website will not infringe the rights of third parties.

3. Disclaimer and Warranty

Yale and its licensors makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to this website, its operation, and/or any Materials, in whole or in part; all of which are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. To the full extent permissible by applicable law, Yale and its licensors hereby disclaim all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, title, accuracy, completeness, and the presence or absence of errors. Yale and its licensors will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from your use of or inability to use this website and/or any Materials. You expressly agree that your use of this website and/or the Materials is solely at your own risk. You also hereby agree to indemnify Yale, its directors, officers, employees, agents, representative, licensors, and affiliates from any and all claims and/or damages (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees) resulting from any claim brought by any third party relating to your use of this website, the Materials, and/or any works contained therein or derived from them, in whole or in part.

By using Materials from this website, you agree and warrant that your use will not violate the rights of Yale or any other person or entity.

4. Linking

This website and/or the Materials may provide links to other websites for the benefit or convenience of its users. Yale makes no representation or warranty of any kind, express or implied, with respect to such other websites and does not control or take responsibility for the content on any such sites. The linking to such websites shall in no way constitute an endorsement by Yale of such sites.

5. Copyright Complaints

Yale respects the intellectual property of others and requires that users of this website and/or the Materials do the same. With respect to any copyrighted material owned by third parties, Yale has obtained permission to use such content from the copyright owner or has proceeded with use in reliance on the doctrine of fair use provided under U.S. copyright law. If you believe that your work has been copied and is accessible on this website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement or that your intellectual property rights have otherwise been infringed upon, we urge you to submit notice to:

Chief Information Security Officer
Yale University
150 Munson Street (25 Science Park)
Room 132
New Haven, CT 06511
Tel: (203) 436-5872
Fax: (203) 436-8292

Please include the following information with your notice: (a) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; (b) the URL of the location containing the material that you claim is infringing; and (c) your address, telephone number, and email address. We will promptly remove any material that is determined to be infringing upon the rights of others.

6. Trademarks

Yale University, Yale University Library, and associated trademarks, service marks, logos, and design elements are owned by Yale University. All rights reserved. Nothing contained on this website nor in any Materials should be construed as granting you, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademarks, service marks, logos and/or design elements displayed therein (except to provide appropriate attribution as specifically set forth in these Terms), without the express written permission of Yale or the third-party owner of any such trademarks, service marks, logos and/or design elements, as applicable.

7. Privacy

Yale is committed to protecting your privacy. Our Privacy Policy describes the collection and use of information about you on Yale University websites. Please review these carefully as they form a part of these Terms and are fully incorporated herein.

8. Feedback

By submitting feedback (i.e., questions, comments or suggestions about the project or project site), you hereby grant Yale an irrevocable license to use, disclose, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, publicly perform and/or publicly display such feedback or comments for educational, research, promotional, and/or other purposes that support Yale’s mission.

9. Governing Law

These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of Connecticut, U.S.A. without regard to conflict of laws provisions. If any provision(s) of these terms shall be held to be invalid, illegal, unenforceable or in conflict with the law of any jurisdiction, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not in any way be affected or impaired thereby, and shall remain in full force and effect.