GVC  Terms and Conditions

GVC provides www.culturasvisualesglobales.net and related features (referred to collectively herein as the ‘Site’), in support of its research activities and educational mission to further the understanding and examination of global visual cultures by the general public. We encourage you to use the Site as a research and information tool, subject to these specific terms and conditions of use. Please note that the use of this Website constitutes your agreement to abide by the terms and conditions of use set forth below. GVC reserves the right to update or modify these terms and conditions at any time, which revisions shall be binding on you.

GVC is an open forum for collective knowledge production with a strong commitment to improving horizontal sharing. In order to achieve this aim, GVC archives records of talks, interviews, symposia, congresses, and workshops organized by its plaforms. GVC aims to share the vast majority of these contents using Creative Commons licenses. In our view, a creator must retain copyright of his/her work while allowing others to copy, distribute, and make some (non-commercial) uses. The texts, images, and data (Materials) on the Site are made available for limited non-commercial, academic, and educational use. Users may download these files for their own use, subject to any additional terms or restrictions which may be applicable to the individual file or program. Users must, however, cite the author and source of the Materials as they would material from any printed work, and the citations should include the URL www.culturasvisualesglobales.net. GVC does not warrant that use of the Materials displayed on the Site will not infringe the rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with GVC. For example, some works may be under copyright by the author or the author’s heirs holding rights to these works. Such works may not be copied or downloaded without prior permission from the holder of the underlying copyright.

Trademarks of third parties may appear on the Site from time to time; you may not use these trademarks without the prior written permission of their respective owners. You acknowledge and agree that nothing on the Site grants, expressly or implicitly, any right or license to use any such trademark or may be construed to mean that GVC has authority to grant any right or license to use such trademark on behalf of any third-party trademark owner.

Without limiting the foregoing, all Materials on the Site are provided “as is” without a warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular use, and/or non-infringement. GVC assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to or viruses that may infect your computer equipment or other property as a result of your use of the Site or your downloading of any Materials from the Site. GVC has not reviewed all of the sites linked to the Site and is not responsible for the content of any off-site pages or other sites linked to the Site. Your linking to any off-site pages or other sites is at your own risk.

GVC appreciates the interest of others in linking to our Site. If you arrive at our Site from a third-party link, please note that a link to our Site does not imply a relationship with, or endorsement of, the third-party site or its content, purpose, policies or business practices.

In using the Site, you may find that GVC provides hyperlinks to one or more third party Web sites. GVC provides these links as a convenience for you and other users but is not responsible for the content or links of the Linked Sites. In most instances, such links represent cooperative projects or endeavors established with GVC’s allies, sponsors, partners other organizations or individuals who have a significant connection to our mission and activities. Although GVC expects such links to be reputable, relevant and reliable, we do not actively monitor or control them, which may continuously change. We encourage you to read the terms and conditions and similar policies of the respective sites should you choose to visit them.

GVC provides the site on an “as is” basis. Your use of the site, content, and compilation is at your own risk. GVC disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, copyright ownership and /or noninfringement of copyrights or other third-party proprietary rights. GVC does not warrant that the site will provide continuous, prompt, secure or error- free service. GVC makes reasonable, ongoing efforts to revise and update the site but assumes no liability for any errors or omissions, including the inaccuracy of content, or for any damages or losses that you or any third party may incur as a result of the unavailability of the site. GVC assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for any damage to your computer equipment, data, or other property arising from your use of the site, whether due to a computer virus or otherwise.

GVC is committed to protecting the privacy of its site visitors in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.

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