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Terms and Conditions of Use

Terms and Conditions of Use of The Walker Percy Project Website and Its Services

Overview

The following Terms and Conditions apply to the use of this website as well as all services available through The Walker Percy Project ("Project") website. These terms are subject to periodic updates.

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Consent of Use

By using this website you are signifying that you consent to the Terms and Conditions of Use outlined in this document.

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Copyright Policies

All rights reserved. The Walker Percy Project is an online educational resource for students, scholars, general readers, and other visitors interested in the work of the literary figure Walker Percy and writings about him. By using this website, you agree to abide by its Copyright Policies.

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Privacy

This website does not install cookies on user devices. Cookies are pieces of information that some websites transfer to the browser that is viewing that website and that are used for record-keeping purposes or providing visitors ease of use, such as preferences. This website uses standard server-based statistical services to track basic website traffic to understand the demographics of its visitors for future improvements. All statistical information is generic in nature and does not include personal information. Any email addresses received by this website are considered private and are not sold.

Individuals who provide online posts to the Project's forums and/or the Percy-L listserv should be mindful of what private information they place in their messages, including signature information in emails. Since listserv posts are archived online through an automated process, the Project has no access to change information in a given post.

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Security

The Walker Percy Project's hosting server is associated with a professionally-managed university department employing widespread security and backup controls. The Project's website does not use any advanced website technologies that install software on your computer, nor does this website conduct any financial transactions. To protect against other security issues, you are responsible for installation, maintenance, and operation of your computer, browser, and software. The Walker Percy Project is not responsible for errors or failures from any malfunction of your computer, browser, or software. The website also is not responsible for computer viruses, malware, or other related problems associated with use of an online system.

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Indemnity

Given that The Walker Percy Project is an online educational resource for students, scholars, general readers, and other visitors interested in the work of the literary figure Walker Percy and writings about him, as operated by a volunteer staff, you agree to indemnify all Project staff in your use of it on an "as is" basis. To the fullest extent permitted by law, the Project disclaims all warranties, express or implied, regarding this website's operation or content. The Project will reasonably respond to and accommodate any complaints or other concerns you express about the operation of this website.

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External Links and Content

External links found on this site are subject to the guidelines located in the Project Copyright Policies External Links and Content conditions.

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Partner Relationships

The Project's bookstore operates in association with Amazon.com. Amazon.com handles all book purchase transactions, including credit card and Paypal, and operates according to their own Terms of Use. You may consult with their Amazon.com Customer Service department regarding any purchasing or transactions concerns you may have.

The Project website is hosted by the Ibiblio Network of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The Ibiblio Network's sole partnership relationship with the Project is to provide a secure server network for its website and listserv services. The Ibiblio Network holds no responsibility for the content or services of the Project website, or any of its other partner relationships. The specifications outlined in the Security section above apply to their network and your use of it.

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Updates

This website's Terms and Conditions of Use is subject to modification from time to time. The Project will continue to find new ways to enhance your experiences on The Walker Percy Project website, and it welcomes your periodic review of these Terms and Conditions of Use from time to time to reflect improved technologies and services provided by the website. By using this website you are signifying that you consent to the Terms and Conditions of Use.

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Questions, Queries, or Concerns Regarding the Terms of Use and Conditions of This Website

For questions or comments about the Project's Website Policies, please contact the Project.

Related Information for Users

Last Updated: February 14, 2017

The Walker Percy Project is a volunteer effort. Though the Project is hosted by the Ibiblio Network of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, it is not formally associated with any university, government, state, or other agency.