The Digimap Service contains data owned by or licensed to Landmark Information
Group Limited (Landmark Data).
This Licence sets out the terms for your use of the Landmark Data.
It includes the sections with these symbols - ✓!Ø -
and The Small Print after those.
Please read all these terms and conditions carefully before accessing
and using any Landmark Data so that you understand what you are permitted
to do with the Landmark Data, where you should take care and what you
are not permitted to do.
By accessing, using and/or downloading the Landmark Data you are deemed
to have accepted these terms and conditions (and any variation of them)
and be legally bound by them. If you are not happy with this, or any term
is unacceptable to you, please do not access or use the Landmark Data.
These terms may change at any time. We would advise that you regularly
review them so that you remain familiar with them.
Is free of charge to you. Your institution
has paid for access to the Digimap Service.
Lets you access and use the Landmark
Data in this service solely for Educational Use.
This means any use in connection with education,
teaching, distance learning, private study and/or research.
All activities that a fair-minded and reasonable person
would agree falls within the spirit and intention of 'Educational
Educational use at higher and further education levels
- including colleges, universities and research councils,
whether on site or remotely.
Is granted to you because, (and for
the duration in which), you:
are authorised by your institution to have access to its
information services; and
have completed EDINA's registration process for the Digimap
Service and have accepted the terms of the Educational User
are a current student, or a current or retired staff member
of staff, or a contractor who has entered into a written agreement
for delivering services to, a recognised place of education
whose services and systems you are authorised to use and are
are a walk-in user at a subscribing institution, who is
permitted by that institution to access its information services
within its physical premises.
Lets you generate, use, store and
retrieve your own user content derived from Landmark Data and
use that as part of your Educational Use for as long as you remain
registered to study or teach at the place of education whose services
and systems you are using or your place of education continues
to subscribe to this service.
Lets you use and incorporate other
third party data with Landmark Data.
Will cover the use of Landmark Data
which you may receive from public bodies as part of a collaborative
research project and subject to certain restriction outlined below
allows you to share Landmark Data with such public bodies when
sharing your research results.
Lets you incorporate extracts of
Landmark Data in assignments, portfolios, theses, dissertations,
conference papers, journal articles and poster sessions.
Lets you share Landmark Data with
others who are licensed to use the same service that your place
of education subscribes to for as long as either of you remain
registered to study or teach at the place of education whose services
and systems you are using or the place of education continues
to subscribe to this service.
In return, You must:
Take appropriate measures to keep
the passwords and other secure login details which allow you to
access the service which delivers the Landmark Data confidential
at all times.
Not disclose, share or allow others
to use your password or other individual login details that you
have been issued with.
Take appropriate measures to make
sure all Landmark Data you use is secure from any unauthorised
use or access, for example, by not providing copies of Landmark
Data to anyone unless you know they have accepted this Licence.
Inform your place of education and
the service provider immediately if you know or suspect that your
password or other secure login details have been used by someone
Acknowledge the copyright and other
intellectual property rights which subsist in the Landmark Data
by retaining/including these words in a conspicuous position on
any display or reproduction of Landmark Data in any materials
or media that you create as part of your Educational Use:
Not tamper with or obscure the Landmark
Information Group logo or any other trade marks or protective
markings which appear on screen or on print outs.
Be prepared to assist any investigation
conducted by your place of education, EDINA or Landmark Information
Group into any unauthorised or unusual access to and/or use of
the Landmark Data.
Under this Licence you must not do the following:
Use or make the
Landmark Data available to third parties (other than those parties
specifically referred to in paragraph 2 in the small Print below),
including displaying or distributing any of the Landmark Data
on any electronic network, such as the internet.
Create any products
or services which have benefitted from, relied on or made any
use of Landmark Data, for the purpose of financial gain or monies
worth, or any other commercial purpose of gain (including, without
limitation, creating products or services by copying, publishing,
modifying, re-formatting, analysing or performing searches, look
ups or enquiries using Landmark Data).
The Small Print
This Licence is between the University of Edinburgh, acting through
EDINA,(we/us/our) and the person or organisation
who downloads the Landmark Data (you/your).
The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body registered in Scotland
with registration number SC005336 and having its principal office
at Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh EH8 9YL.
You and we are each a party and together the parties.
Grant and Scope of your licence to use Landmark Data
Subject to the restrictions referred to in this Licence, (together
with the subscription fee paid by your place of education) we
grant you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable licence
access and use Landmark Data, solely for your Educational
share the Landmark Data that You have downloaded with other
persons who you know have also entered into this Licence;
'Educational Use' means use for or in connection with education,
teaching, distance learning, private study and/or research, at
or in connection with a recognised place of education, whether
on site, or remotely. It covers use at higher and further education
levels, including colleges, universities, research councils and
other related entities. It covers any activities that a fair minded
and reasonable would consider falls within the spirit and intention
of 'Educational Use'.
This Licence commences with effect from the date you first
request access to and/or use Landmark Data.
Intellectual Property Rights
We and/or our suppliers own all the intellectual property rights
in Landmark Data.
All rights not expressly granted are reserved to Landmark Information
Group Ltd and its licensors.
At our request, you will give us reasonable details about your use
of Landmark Data under this Licence by whatever means we might reasonably
It is your responsibility to ensure that the Landmark Data
you request is what you need.
Landmark Data is provided 'as is' and without any warranty
or condition express or implied, statutory or otherwise as to
its quality or fitness for your particular purpose.
Except as expressly stated in this Licence, all conditions,
warranties, terms and undertakings express or implied statutory
or otherwise in respect of the Landmark Data are hereby excluded
to the fullest extent permitted by law.
There is nothing in this Licence that excludes or limits your
liability for a contractual breach of this agreement or an infringement
of our intellectual property rights.
Neither party excludes its liability to the other under this
Licence for fraud, and for personal injury or death caused by
Subject to the above, neither of us shall be liable to the
other for indirect, special or consequential loss or damage (howsoever
caused) which occurs as a result of the use of, or lack of performance
of the Landmark Data.
Either party may terminate this Licence with immediate effect.
This Licence will automatically terminate when you cease being
a student or member of staff at the place of education whose services
and systems you are using, or your other association with the
place of education ceases.
Termination or expiry shall not affect either party's accrued
rights and remedies.
On termination, you shall (except in respect of any Landmark
Data for which at the time of termination or expiry, you have
an appropriate licence from Landmark Information Group):
immediately cease accessing the service and using the Landmark
inform your place of education that your password or other
login details should be deactivated;
destroy (or at our option return) all Landmark Data that
you hold or for which you are responsible, including any Landmark
Data that is embedded into any other material and provide
written confirmation that you have done so at our request;
make sure anyone else you have supplied Landmark Data to
under this Licence also adheres to the terms of this Licence
re ongoing use of the Licensed Data.
If you continue to access and use Landmark Data after this
Licence has terminated your access and use will be unlawful and
you will be liable for copyright and database right infringement
and we will be entitled to pursue legal proceedings against you.
Any provision that is expressly or by implication intended
to survive the termination or expiry of this Licence shall continue
in full force and effect.
Other General Provisions
This Licence sets out the entire contract in respect of the
subject matter of this Licence.
We reserve the right to change this Licence, including the
availability of any Landmark Data, at any time. All such changes
shall become incorporated into this Licence immediately.
You shall keep a record of any Landmark Data sharing that has
occurred under paragraph 2(a)(ii) above and You shall make this
available to us on request.
You shall provide Us with all reasonable assistance in investigating,
remedying and pursuing any third party for any suspected unauthorised
or unusual access and/or misuse of the Landmark Data.
We are entitled to assign, transfer or novate the benefits
and obligations of this Licence. You are not entitled to subcontract,
assign, transfer or novate the rights and/or obligations under
This Licence will be governed by English law and both parties
agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
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