Terms & Conditions

1. General

1.1 In accessing information from the website you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions of Use as set out below.
1.2 These Terms and Conditions of Use may change from time to time. Please check our website frequently to see recent changes. The date when these Terms and Conditions of Use were last updated will be displayed. If you do not agree to any change you should not continue to use the website.
1.3 The website contains proprietary notices and copyright information the terms of which you agree to observe and follow.

2. Security

2.1 You assume full responsibility for the protection of your computer system including computer hardware, software and stored data on your computer system including hardware, software and stored data of third parties who may access or be otherwise connected to your computer system. You will assume the responsibility of ensuring that programs or other data downloaded or otherwise received from this website are free from viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other items of a destructive nature. We would advise you to run an up-to-date anti-virus program on anything you download from the Internet.
2.2 You must take reasonable precautions to prevent the fraudulent use of your security details including password and must notify Museum of London in the event that you suspect a third party has obtained your security details.
2.3 In accordance with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998 Museum of London will take reasonable steps to ensure that data transmitted electronically to Museum of London via the website or otherwise and stored by Museum of London is not accessed by unauthorised third parties. You accept the risk that data transmitted electronically to Museum of London via the website or otherwise may be intercepted before reaching Museum of London or accessed from Museum of London's data storage by third parties not authorised by Museum of London and may be exploited unlawfully by such unauthorised third parties.
2.4 Museum of London makes no representations as to the security, quality or propriety of any website which may be accessed through the website and accepts no liability for the content or for any loss or damage caused or alleged to have been caused by the use of or reliance on information contained in such websites or goods or services purchased from them. Connected websites accessed through the website are independent websites over which Museum of London does not exercise any control whether financial, editorial or of any other kind and are not in any way endorsed by Museum of London.

3. Errors

Information contained in the website may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical mistakes and should not be relied on as totally accurate. Information may be changed or updated without notice and any queries relating to the information including queries as to its currency and accuracy should be addressed to the person or persons stipulated in the Special Conditions on the appropriate web pages relevant to the goods or services sought. For general content queries relating to the website email us.

4. Warranty and liability

4.1 All information made available from within the website is provided "as is" for information purposes only and should not be relied on as totally accurate. See Disclaimer.
4.2 Goods supplied from the Website should only be used for their approved uses and in accordance with their accompanying instructions for use, servicing and maintenance. You are strongly advised not to use goods supplied for any non-approved or abnormal uses.
4.3 No employee or agent of Museum of London is authorised to recommend non-approved uses and you should not rely on any such recommendations.
4.4 Museum of London will only be liable to you for any losses resulting from the use of the website in the following circumstances:-
(a) where the losses are suffered as a result of Museum of London breaking any term of the Conditions of Use and/or General Conditions of Sale/Special Conditions; or
(b) where there is a breach of a legal duty of care owed to you by Museum of London or any employees or agents of Museum of London; and
(c) provided the losses are a foreseeable consequence of Museum of London breaking the Conditions of Use and/or General Conditions of Sale/Special Conditions; Losses are foreseeable where they could be contemplated by the User and Museum of London at the time the website is made available to the User.

4.5 Museum of London will not be liable for:
(a) indirect losses which happen as a side effect of the main loss or damage and which are not foreseeable;
(b) any increase in loss or damage resulting from breach by you of any term of the Conditions of Use and/or General Conditions of Sale/Special Conditions;
(c) any loss or damage resulting from the use of any other website connected to the website by means of a hypertext link or any other link;
(d) any loss of profits or other economic loss resulting from the use of the website for business purposes

4.6 Museum of London accepts no responsibility whatsoever for any data corruption, interception or delay or any inaccuracies or errors that may occur except in consumer sales to the extent that Museum of London or its employees or agents is in breach of its agreement with you, negligent or in breach of its statutory duty when the provisions of Clauses 4.4 and 4.5 above will apply.

4.7 Nothing in these terms shall exclude Museum of London's liability for death or personal injury arising from the negligence of Museum of London, its employees, agents or contractors resulting from the use of the website.

4.8 Museum of London publishes the images and information on the website in good faith. Museum of London will use all reasonable endeavours to ensure that all intellectual property rights are respected and that the information and images are accurate and neither defamatory nor offensive.

5. Copyright etc

5.1 The website belongs in all respects to Museum of London.
5.2 All intellectual property rights in all material on the website including copyright, database right, first publication rights, patents, registered trade marks, know-how, intellectual or industrial property rights including format, art direction, look and feel and content subsisting throughout the World shall vest in Museum of London and other copyright owners as specified.
5.3 None of the data or content found on the website may be reproduced, published, distributed, posted or transferred modified or linked to another website without the express written permission of Museum of London. Any trade mark, logo, crest or other identifiable emblem of Museum of London shall remain the property of Museum of London at all times and no licence or right to use any of the same shall be granted or implied in any way.
5.4 Users may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, reproduce, publish, licence or create derivative works or sell any information obtained from the website. Users may download information or images for private non-commercial viewing purposes only unless permitted for the purpose of making an offer appropriate to the goods or services required.
5.5 All images and text are subject to copyright protection.
5.6 Museum of London is committed to respecting the intellectual property rights of others and has taken all reasonable efforts to trace the copyright owners of images and obtain permissions for reproductions in this website.
5.7 In the event that any of the un-traceable copyright owners come forward after the publication of this website, Museum of London will endeavour to rectify the position accordingly.

Any queries in this respect should be addressed to:
The Picture Library Manager
Museum of London
London Wall
London EC2Y 5HN
tel: 020 7814 5604
fax: 020 7600 1058
Or email enquiries to [email protected]

6. Availability of website

6.1 Museum of London will use its reasonable endeavours to ensure the availability of the website and that transmissions are error free. However, due to the nature of the Internet it is not technically possible for Museum of London to provide a completely fault free service and Museum of London gives no guarantees or warranties express or implied as to the quality or reliability of access to the website.
6.2 Museum of London reserves the right to suspend or cancel the website or refuse access to it immediately and without notice in order to maintain, repair or update the website or if it is necessary for legal reasons. However, Museum of London will where possible give notice of any suspension or cancellation on the website.

7. Waiver

The failure by Museum of London to enforce any term or condition hereof or of the Conditions of Sale or Special Conditions (if applicable) shall not be deemed as a waiver of the right to enforce such term or condition.

8. Jurisdiction

The website is situated in London England and all the Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.

9. Contact

In the event of any queries about how to use the website, please email us at [email protected].
- See more at: http://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/corporate/legal/