Acceptance of terms
By accessing and using this Website, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions (‘Terms’). You must only use this website https://www.hmq.org.au/ (‘Website’) in accordance with the Terms. You must comply with all applicable laws and regulations regarding your use of this Website. If you do not agree with any of these Terms, you must leave this Website immediately. By continuing to use this Website, you will be deemed to have read, understood and accepted the Terms.
Use of content
Text and image files, audio and video clips, and other content on this Website is owned by or licensed to the Queensland Holocaust Museum and Education Centre (QHMEC) and are protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property rights and laws. All such rights are reserved.
The QHMEC prohibit the copying or dissemination of any materials on this Website other than those which are noted on this Website as being in the public domain (‘protected materials’), except as set out below for the purposes of fair use as defined in Australian copyright law.
Fair use of copyrighted material includes the use of protected materials for non-commercial educational purposes, such as teaching, scholarship and research. Unless otherwise noted, if you wish to download or print text and image files from this Website for fair use you may do so without the express permission of the QHMEC, provided that you comply with the following conditions:
● The content may only be used for personal, educational or other non-commercial purposes;
● You must cite the author and source of the content (for example, as you would material from any printed work), and each citation must include all copyright information and other information associated with the content and the URL for this Website;
● None of the content may be altered or modified;
● No more than 10% of the content may be so used by you; and
● You must comply with all applicable laws.
The QHMEC warrants that use of the text, images and content displayed on the Website will not infringe the rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with the organisation. All use of the abovementioned materials is subject to the protection of the rights in such materials of third parties, including without limitation licensors. The QHMEC does not accept or assume any obligation or liability regarding the use of such materials or the responsibility for obtaining the permission of any third parties for use of any of the abovementioned materials.
Nothing in these Terms shall be construed as conferring on you any right or licence (by implication, estoppel or otherwise), under copyright or other intellectual property rights, in relation to this Website and the materials and/or content on this Website, some of which may be owned by, or licensed to, third parties.
Commercial use is prohibited
Commercial publication or exploitation of text, images or content of this Website is prohibited. Anyone wishing to use any of these files or images for commercial use, publication, or any purpose other than fair use, must request and
receive prior written permission from the credited source, the QHMEC. Permission for such use may be granted on a case-by-case basis at the sole discretion of the credited source, the QHMEC.
You must not attempt to change, add to, remove, deface, hack or otherwise interfere with or disrupt this Website or any material or content displayed on this Website.
By downloading, printing, or otherwise using text and image files from this Website, you promise that:
● you will limit your use of such files to fair use (as set out above) and will comply with all of the Terms, and
● you will not violate the rights of the QHMEC or any other person or entity.
Sending us personal information
You must make sure that any information you send us is accurate and complete. In any event, the QHMEC is not liable for information sent by any users of our Website or its accuracy. Should you become aware that any of the information sent by you may not be accurate, may be incomplete or may be based on hearsay or rumours, you must inform us straight away.
Limitations of liability
To the maximum extent permitted by law the QHMEC excludes completely all liability whatsoever for any loss or damage of any kind (including special, indirect or consequential loss and including loss of business profits) however caused (including by any negligence) arising out of or in connection with the Website content and the use or performance of this Website. In addition, the QHMEC is or is to be liable for any special or consequential damages resulting from your
use of, or your inability to use, any of the content of this Website or any linked site, including, but not limited to, lost profits, business interruption and loss of programs or other data on your information handling system. In no event shall our total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing this Website or any linked site.