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Terms of Use
Terms of Use
By using this Web site and its content, you agree to be bound by and acknowledge your acceptance of the following Terms of Use and applicable laws. By accessing and browsing this Web site you fully acknowledge and accept the following terms and conditions.
 
Copyright
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The Museum expressly prohibits the copying of any protected materials on this Web site, except for the purposes of fair use as defined by copyright law and as described below. This prohibition includes the downloading of site content for commercial use or for use on personal Web sites.
 
Fair Use
Fair use of copyrighted material includes the use of protected materials for noncommercial educational purposes, such as teaching, scholarship, research, criticism, commentary and news reporting. Users who wish to download or print text and image files from the Museum’s Web site for such uses must request the Museum’s express permission by contacting speffer@cmnh.org. Users must cite the author and source for this material as they would material from any printed work and the citation should include the URL <http://www.cmnh.org.> None of the content may be altered or modified.
 
Disclaimer
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Contact
Anyone wishing to use any of the files or images contained on this Web site for publication or any purpose other than fair use as defined by law must request and receive prior permission from the Museum. The responsibility for determining whether any third-party rights exist and for obtaining all other necessary permissions remains solely with the user and the Museum will have no responsibility in connection with securing such rights for any materials on the Web site. Any other use, such as, without limitation, the use of an image for a commercial purpose, requires the prior written consent of the Museum, which may be granted or denied at the Museum's sole discretion. The failure by the Museum to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of the Terms of Use by you or others will not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right of the Museum or other entities’ rights. All requests to reproduce artwork in any form from the Museum’s collection must be submitted in writing to:
 
The Cleveland Museum of Natural History
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1 Wade Oval Drive
Cleveland, OH 44106-1767
 
Or contact Shauna Peffer at 216-231-4600, x3218, or speffer@cmnh.org.