BooksShelf Terms and Conditions
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This page consists of the terms and guidelines by which you may use our service. This Agreement applies to all visitors and users (authors, readers, reviewers, etc.)
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If you do not agree to any of the terms below, you may not access or use the site or the services.
You have read, understand and agree to be bound by these terms,
You are of legal age to form a binding contract with the company, and
You have the authority to enter into these Terms personally or on behalf of the entity you represent.
Limitations You do not have to register in order to visit, but as a visitor, it is your choice to view this site among millions provided at your disposal. Understand that this website hosts thousands of different types of individuals who may have strikingly different ways of thinking and opinions. Having said so, if you are offended by any of the content provided by us or by our authors (approved by us), you may send us a proper email voicing your concerns, or, instead, discontinue your use of this website.
However, if you wish to become a member, you will have to create an account according to the provided guidelines. During Registration While creating your account, you must provide us with only the accurate and complete information. By providing us with your email address. You consent to us using the email address to send you Service-related notices, including changes to features of the Service and special offers. If you do not want to receive such emails, you may inform us and we will abide. Though it will prevent you from receiving emails regarding updates, improvements, or offers, it is at your own discretion. Subscriptions When you subscribe to an author, you agree to share your email address with the author for contact purposes and to receive any and all updates concerning giveaways, latest books, etc.
By subscribing to an author, you acknowledge that, after your email has been shared with the author, you will receive email communications from them and we no longer control the content in those emails. If you have any further inquiries including information on how to unsubscribe, please contact and consult the concerned author.
If you have not created a BooksShelf account when you subscribe to an author, an account will be created for you by our team. You can unsubscribe and delete your account anytime you wish to in the future. Using Our services Please understand that our services are provided on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis. By agreeing to our terms, you consent to use our services as provided and solely for your own commercial use and benefits. You agree not to use our site or its content for any illegal purposes or in any manner inconsistent with our Terms and Conditions.
By agreeing to become a member you also agree not to post User Content that may create a risk of harm, loss, physical or mental injury, emotional distress, death, disability, disfigurement, or physical or mental illness to you or to any other person, or animal; may create a risk of any other loss or damage to any person or property; seeks to harm or exploit children by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable details or otherwise; may constitute or contribute to a crime or tort; contains any information or content that we deem to be unlawful, harmful, abusive, racially or ethnically offensive, defamatory, infringing, violate any state, local or national law, stalk or harass any individual, impersonate or misrepresent any individual without their due permission, interfere or disrupt the network's services or servers, frame the site by altering the basic display of the page except the allowable and available themes approved by BooksShelf or invasive of personal privacy. You will be terminally barred if you are found guilty of using any information obtained from the service in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person, or in order to contact, advertise to, solicit, or sell to any member without their prior explicit consent, conducting fraud; interfering with the proper working of the Service; or, bypassing the measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Service.
You are solely responsible for your interactions with other Users. We have no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other Users. Some areas of the Service allow Users to post reviews, comments, questions, and other information. Users are solely responsible for the content that they upload, publish, display, link to or otherwise make available on the Service and its consequences. If any of the content violates the above-mentioned guidelines, The User will be solely responsible and terminally barred from our website.
Except for the content posted by the User, the Service and all materials therein or transferred thereby, including software, images, text, graphics, illustrations, logos, patents, trademarks, photographs, audio, videos, music, are our exclusive property. You agree not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works from any materials or content accessible on the Service. Use of our content or materials for any purpose not expressly permitted is strictly prohibited. You agree that the process of uploading or downloading contents to/from the Site is solely at your own discretion. Any physical or software damage that may result are solely the responsibility of the User and the Site will not be held accountable for it. Eligibility This Service is intended solely for Users who are 18 years of age or older, and any registration, use or access to the Service by anyone under 18 is unauthorized, unlicensed, and in violation of our terms. If you are under 18 years of age you may use the Service only if you either are an emancipated minor or possess parental or guardian consent and are fully able and competent to abide by our terms. Billing Policy Some of our services may be provided for a fee. The fee, if any, will be described on the Site, and in the event you elect to use paid services, you agree to the pricing, payment and billing policies applicable to such fees posted at the website. You may cancel your account at any time; however, there are no refunds for cancellation. In the event that we terminate your account on the grounds of violation of our terms, you understand and agree that you shall receive no refund or exchange for any unused time on a subscription of our service. Security We have implemented reasonable technical measures designed to secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes. You acknowledge that you provide your personal information at your own risk. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your own account. You agree that you will notify us of any unauthorized use or breach of your account. We will not be responsible for any loss or damage due to the failure to abide by the terms and conditions. Third-Party Websites We contain links to third-party websites that are not owned or controlled by us. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of these websites and the services they provide.
Any dispute arising from the breach of these terms and conditions will be governed by the applicable laws.