2.1.The content on our site is provided for general information only and is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site.
2.2. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up-to-date.
3.1.We own or are the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the website and in the material published on it such as but not limited to texts, images, photographs, logo, name, music, graphics, and videos. Those work are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
3.2.Any use of the content such as downloading, copying any contents of the website is permitted for your personal, non-commercial use only.
3.3.You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text. The status of any identified contributors as the authors of content on our website must always be acknowledged.
3.4. In no event shall any user of this website use the name or the logo of ARU or partner logos or any of its trademarks without a prior written authorisation from us.
4.1. While we do our best to keep the information accurate, do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
4.2. To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied
4.3.We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with use of, or inability to use, our site; or use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.
4.4.In no event shall we be liable for loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue; business interruption; loss of anticipated savings; loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
4.5.We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.
4.6.Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our site. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
5.1.By uploading content on our website, you agree to grant us with a perpetual, worldwide, royalty free, non-exclusive license to use, store and copy that content and to distribute and make it available to third parties.
5.2.By uploading any content in our website, you agree to comply with our content standard (“Content Standards”) as set out below and therefore you warrant and represent that:
- The content You upload is not obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory, does not promote violence or discrimination based on race, sex, religion nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age, or is not likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;
- To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam).
- To knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.
5.3. We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any content posted by you or any other user of our site. We reserve the right to disclose your identity in the event of claims of violation of intellectual property rights or right of privacy by a third party.
5.5.We have the right to remove any posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with our Content Standards.
5.6.The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.
6.1.You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
6.2.We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
6.3.The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with our Content Standards.
7.2.Subject to certain exemption, the Freedom of Information Act 2000 gives you have a right to access recorded information held by us. Further information on how we comply with this Act can be found in our Freedom of Information section on is available on the main ARU website (aru.ac.uk/about-us/governance/policies-procedures-and-regulations/foi).
8.1.When access to our website is secured by a password, you agree to secure such information (your log in name, password) by keeping it confidential and under no circumstance should you disclose it to any third party.
8.3.We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.