Account Types range from students and professors, to publishers and content creators, researchers and institutions, as well as administrators. Account Types control which Services are available to each Member
Content means text, graphics, images, music, software, audio, video, information or other works of authorship.
KnowQuest.net Content means Content that the Service makes available including any Content licensed from a third party, but excluding Member Content.
Member means a person who completes the account registration process, as described under the “Account Registration” section below.
Member Content means Content that a Member posts, uploads, publishes, submits or transmits to be made available through the Site or Services, including Ratings Data.
Collective Content means, collectively, Site Content and Member Content.
Ratings Data means any and all data resulting from any and all Members.
We reserve the right, at its sole discretion, to modify the Site, Services and these Terms, at any time and without prior notice. If we modify these Terms, we will post the modification on the Site. We will also update the “Effective date” at the top of these Terms. By continuing to access or use the Site or Services after we have posted a modification on the Site, you are indicating that you agree to be bound by the modified Terms. If the modified Terms are not acceptable to you, your only recourse is to cease using the Site and Services.
The Site and Services are intended solely for persons who are 18 years of age or older. Any access to or use of the Site or Services by anyone under the age of 18 is expressly prohibited. By accessing or using the Site or Services you represent and warrant that you are 18 years of age or older.
In order to access certain features of the Site and Services and to post any Member Content on the Site or through the Services you must register to create an Account and become a Member.
You agree to provide accurate, current and complete information during the registration process and to update such information to keep it accurate, current and complete.
We reserve the right to suspend or terminate your Account if any information provided during the registration process or thereafter proves to be inaccurate, not current or incomplete.
You are responsible for safeguarding your password. You agree that you will not disclose your password to any third party and that you will take sole responsibility for any activities or actions under your Account, whether or not you have authorized such activities or actions. You will immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your Account.
The Site, Services and Collective Content are protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws of Canada and foreign countries. You acknowledge and agree that the Site, Services and Collective Content, including all associated intellectual property rights, are the exclusive property of KnowQuest.net and its licensors. You will not remove, alter or obscure any copyright, trademark, service mark or other proprietary rights notices incorporated in or accompanying the Site, Services or Collective Content.
Licenses Granted by KnowQuest.net to Content and Member Content
Subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions of these Terms, we authorize you to download, view and print any Site Content, solely for your personal and non-commercial purposes, and to access and use the Site and Services, including to download, view and print any Member Content solely for your personal and non-commercial purposes, and subject to the restrictions set forth in these Terms. You have no right to sublicense the license rights granted in this section.
You will not use, copy, adapt, modify, prepare derivative works based upon, distribute, license, sell, transfer, publicly display, publicly perform, transmit, stream, broadcast or otherwise exploit the Site, Services or Collective Content, except as expressly permitted in these Terms. No licenses or rights are granted to you by implication or otherwise under any intellectual property rights owned or controlled by KnowQuest.net or its licensors, except for the licenses and rights expressly granted in these Terms.
License granted by Member
We may, in our sole discretion, permit Members to post, upload, publish, submit or transmit Member Content. By making any Member Content available through the Site or Services, you hereby grant us a worldwide, non-exclusive, transferable, sublicensable, perpetual, royalty-free license to reproduce, modify for formatting purposes, prepare derivative works based upon, publicly display, publicly perform, distribute, and otherwise use your Member Content in connection with operating and providing the Services and Content to you and to other Members. We do not claim any ownership rights in any Member Content and nothing in these Terms will be deemed to restrict any rights that you may have to use and exploit any Member Content.
You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for all Member Content that you make available through the Site or Services. Accordingly, you represent and warrant that: (i) you either are the sole and exclusive owner of all Member Content that you make available through the Site or Services or you have all rights, licenses, consents and releases that are necessary to grant to KnowQuest.net the rights in such Member Content, as contemplated under these Terms; and (ii) neither the Member Content nor your posting, uploading, publication, submission or transmittal of the Member Content or our use of the Member Content (or any portion thereof) on, through or by means of the Site or Services will infringe, misappropriate or violate a third party’s patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, moral rights or other intellectual property rights, or rights of publicity or privacy, or result in the violation of any applicable law or regulation.
We welcome and encourage you to provide feedback, comments and suggestions for improvements to the Site or Services (“Feedback”). You may submit Feedback by emailing us at info@KnowQuest.net. You acknowledge and agree that if you submit any Feedback to us, you hereby grant to us a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, fully-paid, royalty-free, sub-licensable and transferable license under any and all intellectual property rights that you own or control to use, copy, modify, create derivative works based upon and otherwise exploit the Feedback for any purpose.