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Access to and use of www.hmsbeagleproject.org and content provided on these pages is provided by the HMS Beagle Project on the following terms.

By using www.hmsbeagleproject.org you agree to be bound by these terms, which shall take effect immediately on your first use of www.hmsbeagleproject.org. If you do not agree to be bound by all of the following terms please do not access, use and/or contribute to www.hmsbeagleproject.org.

Permitted uses
We encourage you to use www.hmsbeagleproject.org to extend your knowledge of the HMS Beagle Project and its activities. Subject to certain limitations, there is no copyright infringement by ‘fair dealing’, which includes use of www.hmsbeagleproject.org content for one of the following purposes:

  • private study
  • non-commercial research
  • inclusion of content in thesis produced by students who are attending an educational establishment
  • criticism and review (and news reporting)
  • downloading content and storing a copy on a temporary basis for the sole purpose of viewing such content without alteration or addition.

Non-permitted uses
Other than as expressly permitted by these terms of use, you may not copy, download, reproduce, publish, republish, post, transmit, modify, adapt, translate, manipulate, add to, delete from, adapt, distribute or otherwise use any content in whole or in part, in any medium without the HMS Beagle Project’s prior written permission or without the written permission of the relevant copyright holder.

Unauthorised attempts to deny service, upload information, change information or to attempt to access non-public data from this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable to the full extent of the law of England and Wales.

The content of the HMS Beagle Project’s website – including all text, images, media and designs – is protected by copyright. The website includes items that are both in and out of copyright.

The names, marks, images and logos identifying the HMS Beagle Project or third parties are proprietary marks of these organizations and may not be reproduced without their prior written permission.

Anyone republishing material from the HMS Beagle Project website without permission is liable for any resulting infringement of copyright.

Third party copyright
The website includes some materials that are not the copyright of the HMS Beagle Project. Every effort has been made to locate the copyright holders in order to obtain the appropriate permissions and correctly attribute them. We welcome any information that would help us to update or complete our records. Contact admin@hmsbeagleproject.org