Updated on: 26 June 2014
Effective from: 26 June 2014
You may access certain parts of the Website without registering or providing OUP with your details.
Usernames and Passwords
Where you have registered on the Website and have been provided with a username and password, you agree not to make available your username and password available to anyone. If there has been a disclosure of your username and password, you agree to promptly notify us of such disclosure of so that OUP can take appropriate security measures and to provide you with a new username and password.
Intellectual Property Rights and Licence
We and/or our licensors are the owner of all intellectual property rights in the Website. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
If you are an individual subscriber, you are reminded to comply with the licence terms and conditions which you agreed to when you purchased your subscription to the Website.
Users of Institutional Subscribers
If you are an end user of an institution which has subscribed to the Website, please note that your institution has entered into a contract with OUP which authorises your institution and you to access the Website subject to the terms of that contract.
In summary, the terms if that contract permits you to:
1. access the server by means of a secure network in order to search the Website and to view, retrieve, and display portions of the Website;
2. electronically save portions of Website; and
3. print out single copies of portions of the Website
subject always to any specific restrictions appearing within the Website in respect of illustrations in that Website.
Notwithstanding the foregoing paragraph, you must NOT:
1. remove or alter the copyright notices or other means of identification or disclaimers as they appear on the Website;
2. systematically make printed or electronic copies of multiple extracts of the Website for any purpose except as permitted by law or as authorised by OUP;
3. display or distribute any part of the Website on any electronic network, including without limitation the Internet and the World Wide Web (other than the institution's secure network, where the Subscriber is an institution);
4. permit anyone to access or use of the Website (other than other users authorized by the institution, where the Subscriber is an institution); and
5. use all or any part of Website for any commercial use.
If you print off, copy or download any part of the Website in breach of this Legal notice, your right to use the Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.
Copyright and Trade Marks
All materials on this Website are the copyright of Oxford University Press or are reproduced with permission from other copyright owners. All rights are reserved. The materials on this website may be retrieved and downloaded solely for personal use. No materials may otherwise be copied, modified, published, broadcast or otherwise distributed without the prior written permission of Oxford University Press, OUP, Oxford and/or any other names of products or services provided by Oxford University Press and referred to on this website are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Oxford University Press.
Oxford University Press makes no warranties or representations of any kind concerning the accuracy or suitability of the information contained on this website for any purpose. All such information is provided "as is" and with specific disclaimer of any warranties of merchantability, fitness for purpose, title and/or non-infringement. Oxford University Press makes no warranties or representations of any kind that the services provided by this Website will be uninterrupted , error-free or that the website or the server that hosts the Website are free from viruses or other forms of harmful computer code.
You are solely responsible for your choice in selecting this Website product.
In no event shall Oxford University Press, its employees or agents be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential damages, loss of opportunity, loss of data, loss of goodwill, loss of anticipated savings loss or profit resulting from the use of this Website even if OUP has been advised of such loss.
Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, OUP liability for any breach of this terms and conditions will not exceed the price you paid for your subscription to access this Website.
Links to other web sites are provided by OUP in good faith and for information only. OUP disclaims any responsibility for the materials contained in any web site linked to the Website.
In addition, a link to a non-OUP website does not mean that OUP endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, or the use, of such website or the products and/or services offered on such website. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use is free of such items as viruses, worms, trojans and other items of a destructive nature.
Global Nature of Websites
You agree that this Legal Notice shall be exclusively governed in accordance with the laws of and the courts in England and Wales. Notwithstanding the foregoing, nothing in this legal notice will preclude OUP from applying to any court to bring an action for the infringement of its intellectual property rights.
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