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Members of selected societies may obtain individual access via their society membership. Access to full Orlando Content for society members is controlled by a referrer URL, whereby members authenticate on the society's web site and are given access via a link on that site to Orlando. For questions about this type of authentication, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org (North America & Mexico) or email@example.com (Outside North America).Back to top
Terms and Conditions of Use
Users acknowledge that all rights relating to Orlando are the sole and exclusive property of Cambridge University Press and that this Agreement does not convey any right, title or interest therein except the right to use Orlando in accordance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
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Intellectual Property Rights
The Content in this form is copyright © Susan Brown, Patricia Clements, Isobel Grundy (The Orlando Project).
Users undertake to ensure that the intellectual property rights of the copyright holder and the software owners and the moral rights of the authors of the Content are not infringed.Back to top
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Cambridge University Press will have no liability to any person for any loss or damage arising out of use of, or inability to use, Orlando. The Orlando service is supplied on an 'as is' and 'as available' basis. We exclude all liability whatsoever, to the fullest extent permitted by law, in respect of any loss or damage resulting or arising from any non-availability or use of this website or of any other website linked to it, or from reliance on the contents of this website or any material or content accessed through it.Back to top
Nothing in this Agreement shall limit your rights to make 'fair dealing' of Orlando Content as that term is defined under the Copyright, Design and Patent Act 1988.Back to top
Renewals and Termination of Subscription
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Changes to Agreement
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