Terms of Use

1. Terms and Conditions of Use of Site

This website is provided solely for informational purposes by the members, collaborators and friends of the Antikythera Mechanism Research Project (AMRP). This site is subject to the laws of the Hellenic Republic, under the legal responsibility of the member of the research project Yanis Bitsakis. Its use by you is conditional on your acceptance and agreement of the terms and conditions of use set forth below.

2. Ownership and Copyright.

You acknowledge that any and all information, images and materials contained on this website are protected under applicable copyright and are the property either of the members of the AMRP, of its contributors or its respective owners, as the case may be. Still photographs of archaeological artifacts are subject to Hellenic Republic legislation on copyright and related rights. To use such photographs one should contact the National Archaeological Museum (email: eam@culture.gr). The posting of any content such as information, tools or material on the website does not constitute a waiver of any rights from the respective owners in such content. Some of the material posted on the website such as articles and other documents express the views of the author, which may not be the views of the members of the AMRP.

3. Permitted Uses

The AMRP is committed to placing the information on this website in the public domain so as to support the international scientific community in furthering knowledge about the Antikythera Mechanism. Therefore, you are encouraged to access, read, use and download the content placed on the website for personal, educational, research, public non-commercial use and for not-for-profit use only. Use of the password-protected areas of the website and authorized users are subject to additional terms and conditions. Users must recognize the intellectual property rights related to any of the documents, images or other content on the website by i) acknowledging the authors or copyright holders and second ii) by referencing the AMRP.

4. Prohibited Uses

You may not, nor may you allow others to, directly or indirectly: i) remove from any copy of the content, the copyright or other proprietary notices contained therein; ii) sell, modify or attempt to modify the content in any way or reproduce a substantial part of the content; iii) frame, mirror, scrap or data-mine of this website or any of its content in any form and by any means; iv) use this website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, impair, interfere with the security of, negatively affect the functioning of, or otherwise abuse, this website or affiliated or linked sites, connected to or accessible through this website; v) disrupt or interfere with any other persons use or enjoyment of this Website or affiliated or linked sites, or any services thereof; vi) transmit on, to or from this Website, spam, chain letters, junk mail or any other type of unsolicited mass e-mail; vii) delete or revise any content posted by any other person or entity; or viii) post notices or advertisement, commercial or otherwise or solicit business from users of this Website. In addition, you agree that you are solely responsible for actions and communications undertaken or transmitted in the course of your usage of this website, and that you will comply with all laws that apply or may apply to use of or activities on this website or in respect of the content. The administrator will investigate occurrences which may involve violations of such laws and may involve, and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations.

5. Changes to the Agreement

The administrator reserves the right from time to time, in its sole discretion, to add, remove, modify or otherwise change any part of this Agreement without specific advance notice to you. The latest Agreement will be posted on this Website, and you are responsible for periodically reviewing the Agreement prior to using the Website. If any term, condition or any change thereto is not acceptable to you, you must discontinue your use of this Website and any of its Content immediately. Access to this Website or use of this Website after any amendments have been posted shall constitute your acceptance of the amended terms and conditions. You may not modify this Agreement in any manner.

6. Changes to the Website

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7. Third Party Links

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8. Login Names and Password

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9. Personal Information Privacy

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10. Posted Information and Submission

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11. DISCLAIMER

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13. Termination of this Agreement and the Website

If you breach any provision of this Agreement, we may prohibit you from using this Website. If this Agreement or your permission to use this Website is terminated by you or us for any reason, then (a) this Agreement will nevertheless continue to apply and be binding upon you in respect of your prior use of this Website and anything connected with, relating to or arising from that use; and (b) we may continue to use and disclose your personal information in accordance with our Privacy Policy, as amended from time to time. Sections 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, and 15 survive indefinitely after the termination of this Agreement.

14. Contact Us

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15. Other Matters

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