Terms of Use

User Agreement

www.curiodyssey.org is owned and operated by CuriOdyssey (the museum, formerly Coyote Point Museum Association). This Website is offered to the user on the condition the user accepts without modification the terms, conditions and notices contained herein. By accessing and using this Website, the user of www.curiodyssey.org agrees to the following terms: www.curiodyssey.org contains material which is derived in whole or in part from material supplied by the museum and other sources, and is protected by copyright and trademark laws. This site is for your personal, non-commercial use, and you may not modify, copy, sell, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish or license any material from this site, including code or software. Educators are welcome to print out items to provide to their students. The user acknowledges that bulletin boards, chats, conferences, guest books and any other forms of communication hosted by this Website are public and not private communications. The content of these communications forums by yourself and others are not to be considered an endorsement by the museum, and shall not be considered reviewed, screened or approved by the museum. All comments, guest book entries, suggestions, ideas, notes, drawings, concepts, or information disclosed or offered to or in response to the museum through this Website shall remain the property of the museum. By utilizing this Web site as a vehicle for communication, you grant the museum a royalty free, perpetual, non-exclusive, unrestricted license to use any comments for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without compensation to the author or provider of the comments. It is not in our interest or that of our users to have uncontrolled subsets of our holdings available elsewhere on the Internet. We make corrections, add tags, add images, etc. on a continual basis, and we want the most current text to be the only one generally available to all Internet users.

Copyright and Trademark Notice

All contents of this Web site are: Copyright © 2011 CuriOdyssey, 1651 Coyote Point Drive, San Mateo, CA 94401. All rights reserved. All photos are copyrighted and may not be used or reproduced without written permission from the museum. CuriOdyssey programs and products are trademarks, registered trademarks or service marks of the museum.

Applicable Laws

As a visitor of www.curiodyssey.org , you shall abide by all applicable federal, state or local laws, including, but not limited to, areas such as libel, slander, indecency, trade libel, product disparagement, harassment, invasion of privacy, obscenity, indecency, and copyright and trademark infringement. Information on this Web site includes intellectual property that is protected under copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws of the United States. These applicable laws generally prohibit the unauthorized reproduction, distribution or exhibition of all text, photographic and graphic (art and electronic) images, music, sound and video samples, and other protected materials. Violation of applicable Intellectual Property Laws may give rise to civil and/or criminal penalties.

Limitations of Liability

Use of www.curiodyssey.org is at the discretion of the user. Under no circumstances shall the museum, its trustees, officers, employees, members, or agents be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages that may result from the use if, or the inability to use, the museum materials, including those consisting of this Website. You specifically acknowledge and agree that the museum is not liable for any defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any user. If you are dissatisfied with any CuriOdyssey material, or with any of the museum’s terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using or visiting www.curiodyssey.org. Pages within this Website may contain links and pointers to other Internet Websites that are maintained by third parties and are not under the control of the museum. Accordingly, the museum makes no representation or endorsement concerning the content of any third party Website, which you shall review "as is" and use at your own discretion.

Modifications

These Terms of Use may be modified by the museum at any time and will be binding at the time of implementation. Users have the responsibility of reviewing this Website's terms and conditions.