Access and use of content
Use of content on these sites may be for educational, non-commercial use. If you wish to use material on the website for other purposes, please contact CCC or the member institution that holds the content. If you contact CCC, you will be referred to the member institution.
You may not violate intellectual property, privacy, or other rights. You are prohibited from using our services to post or distribute content that you do not have the right to use, or otherwise infringe someone else's intellectual property rights. You may not reproduce, transfer, sell, resell, transmit, display, or otherwise misuse any content from our Services.
Third party services
You may post the content you find on these sites on social media websites such as Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr and Pinterest. Once you do so, you are responsible to adhering to the policies of those platforms.
Users should contact member institutions or Chicago Collections if they wish to use material on the website for educational, non-commercial use. Users are also responsible for properly citing all material they find through Explore Chicago Collections.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the CCC from any and all claims, liabilities, expenses, and damages, including reasonable attorneys' fees and costs, made by any third party related to: (a) your use or attempted use of the Services in violation of these Terms; or (b) your violation of any law or rights of any third party.
Governing Law and Arbitration
You agree that any dispute related to these Terms will be governed by the laws of the State of Illinois, excluding its conflicts of law provisions.