Terms & Conditions for registration to use code.soundsoftware.ac.uk

As a registered user of the code.soundsoftware.ac.uk site,

  • you are expected to be an active researcher in audio and music in the UK; or to be working with active researchers in audio and music in the UK who are registered users of the site; or to be working on projects of benefit to, or having an audience within, the UK audio and music research community
  • you undertake to provide accurate information about your identity, research field and institutional affiliation (if any) on registration
  • you accept that such information as you provide on registration will be visible to SoundSoftware.ac.uk administrators and may be used to determine whether you have a legitimate reason to use the site or not
  • you accept responsibility for ensuring that copyright law is respected, and attributions are properly maintained, in any work you store on or publish through this site
  • you accept responsibility for ensuring that your own institution's terms and conditions are followed with regard to rights in the work you store on this site
  • you undertake not to use this site for any illegal purpose nor for the encouragement of illegal activity
  • you undertake not to harass or cause a nuisance for any other users of this site nor for anyone else through your use of this site
  • you undertake not to use this site to promote any commercial activity outside of your normal research work
  • you accept that any account details you enter will be publicly visible, except for your email address if you choose to to hide it
  • you accept that activity associated with your account may be publicly visible
  • you must be at least 18 years old

We, the administrators of the code.soundsoftware.ac.uk site,

  • claim no rights over material stored here by users: copyright holders retain their copyright in work stored here
  • accept no liability for ensuring that material stored or published here by users is in accordance with copyright law
  • aim to keep the site available to the best of our ability and to ensure that data is secure and backed up, but provide no guarantees of site availability or performance
  • reserve the right to carry out administrative tasks as necessary, including administrative work that relates to private projects set up by users
  • reserve the right to remove material from this site without notice if we become aware of any copyright infringement or other violation of these terms and conditions
  • reserve the right to contact users for the purpose of project or site management
  • undertake not to permit users' private projects to be seen or used by employees or students of Queen Mary University of London, except in the case of administrative officials for reasons concerned solely with the daily running of the site
  • undertake to ensure that content will be made available to the users who own it even if for any reason this site can no longer be maintained and run

SoundSoftware.ac.uk and Queen Mary, University of London accept no liability for any loss or damage incurred through the use of this site.

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