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You may view, copy, print and use content contained on this Web Site solely for your own personal use and provided that: (1) the content available from this Web Site is used for informational and non-commercial purposes only; (2) no text, graphics or other content available from this Web Site is modified in any way; and (3) no graphics available from this Web Site are used, copied or distributed separate from accompanying text.

Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or other grant of right to use any patent, copyright, trademark or other intellectual property of Harvard University or any third party, except as expressly provided herein.

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This Web Site may be accessed by users internationally and may contain references or cross references to Harvard University products, programs and services that are not available or are prohibited in your country. Such references do not imply that Harvard University intends to make available in your country such products, programs or services or that such products may lawfully be used in your country.

Access to this Web Site may be monitored. The requesting URLs, the machine originating the request, and the time of the request may be logged for access statistics and security purposes. Use of this Web Site constitutes consent to such monitoring.

This Web Site may be unavailable from time to time due to mechanical, telecommunication, software, hardware and third-party vendor failures. Harvard University cannot predict or control when such downtime may occur and cannot control the duration of such downtime.

Reasonable efforts are taken to ensure the accuracy and integrity of information and related materials provided by Harvard University on this Web Site, but Harvard University is not responsible for misprints, out-of-date information, technical inaccuracies, typographical or other errors appearing on this Web Site. This Web Site and all information and related materials it contains are provided "AS IS." Harvard University makes no representation or warranty whatsoever regarding the completeness, accuracy, currency, or adequacy of, or the suitability, functionality, availability, or operation of this Web Site or the information or materials it contains. By using this Web Site, you assume the risk that the information and materials on this Web Site may be incomplete, inaccurate, out of date, or may not meet your needs and requirements.

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The various "Veritas-shield" designs, the words "Harvard University," and the word "HARVARD" (when it appears in block-type letters) are among the trademarks and service marks of Harvard University that may appear in this Web Site. Such designs and words have been registered in the United States of America and other countries. (This is not a comprehensive list of all trademarks and service marks of Harvard University.)

 

May 18, 2010