1. Introduction

These terms and conditions govern your use of the Perma-Bound (hereinafter referred to as "We") eHub service; by using our service, you accept these terms and conditions in full. If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use our service.

The eHub service uses session cookies. By using the eHub service and agreeing to these terms and conditions, you consent to Perma-Bound's use of cookies in accordance with the terms of our privacy policy.

2. License to Use eHub Service

2.1 License to Upload Contents and Links to Content

Subject to your compliance with these Terms and Conditions, Perma-Bound hereby grants to you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, freely revocable license to use the eHub service for:

You are prohibited from uploading digital content and links to eBooks, databases and other online information services for which you:

2.2 License to Download Content and Access Links to Content

Subject to your compliance with these Terms and Conditions, Perma-Bound hereby grants to you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, freely revocable license to use the eHub service for:

Subject to the restrictions placed on usage of the digital content, eBooks, databases and other online information services (if any) by the copyright owner, authorized licensee or authorized distributor, as well as any applicable restrictions elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions, you may view, download and print pages or other content for your personal use.

You must not:

3. Acceptable Use

You must not use the eHub service in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the service or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the service; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

You must not use the eHub service to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.

You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to the eHub service without our express written consent.

You must not use the eHub service to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.

You must not use the eHub service for any purposes related to marketing.

4. Digital Millennium Copyright Act

Please note that since we respect authors' and content holders' rights, it is Perma-Bound's policy to respond to notices of alleged infringement that comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (the "DMCA"). For more information, please go to Perma-Bound's DMCA Notification Guidelines. Please note that Perma-Bound will promptly terminate without notice any user's access to the Perma-Bound Platform if that user is determined by Perma-Bound to be a "repeat infringer". A repeat infringer is a user who has been notified by Perma-Bound of infringing activity violations more than twice and/or who has had their digital content, links to eBooks, databases and other online information services or any other user-submitted content removed from the Perma-Bound Platform more than twice.

5. Restricted Access

Access to certain areas of the eHub service is restricted. We reserve the right to restrict access to other areas of the eHub service, or indeed the entire eHub service, at our discretion.

If we provide you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of the eHub service or other content or services, you must ensure that that user ID and password is kept confidential.

We may disable your user ID and password in our sole discretion without notice or explanation.

6. Disclaimers; No Warranties

6.1 No Warranties.

To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Perma-Bound, and its affiliates, partners, and suppliers disclaim all warranties, statutory, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of proprietary rights. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from Perma-Bound or through the Perma-Bound that as used in this section 5, the term Perma-Bound includes Perma-Bound's officers, directors, employees, shareholders, agents, licensors and subcontractors.

6.2 "As Is" and "As Available" and "With All Faults".

You expressly agree that the use of the eHub service is at your sole risk. The eHub service and any data, information, third-party software, content (including commercial content), services or applications made available in conjunction with or through the eHub service are provided on an "as is" and "as available", "with all faults" basis and without warranties or representations of any kind either express or implied.

6.3 Platform Operation and User Content.

Perma-Bound, its suppliers, licensors, affiliates, and partners do not warrant that the data, content (including commercial content), functions, or any other information offered on or through the eHub service or any reference sites will be uninterrupted, or free of errors, viruses, or other harmful components and do not warrant that any of the foregoing will be corrected.

6.4 Accuracy.

Perma-Bound, its suppliers, licensors, affiliates, and partners do not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the eHub service in terms of correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise.

6.5 Harm to Your Computer.

You understand and agree that you use, access, download, or otherwise obtain information, materials, or data through the eHub service or any reference sites at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your property (including without limitation your computer system or portable device) or loss of data that results from the download or use of such material or data.

6.6 Uploaded Content

The security measures used to protect digital content, eBooks, databases and other online information services used by Perma-Bound herein are used "as-is" and with no assurances that such security measures will withstand attempts to evade security mechanisms or that there will be no cracks, disablements or other circumvention of such security measures.

7. Limitation of Liability and Damages

7.1 Limitation of Liability

Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, will Perma-Bound or its affiliates, contractors, employees, agents, or third-party partners, licensors, or suppliers be liable for any special, indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive, reliance, or exemplary damages (including without limitation damages arising from any unsuccessful court action or legal dispute, lost business, lost revenues or loss of anticipated profits or any other pecuniary or non-pecuniary loss or damage of any nature whatsoever) arising out of or relating to these terms or that result from your use or your inability to use the digital content, eBooks, databases and other online information services on the eHub service, or any other interactions with Perma-Bound, even if Perma-Bound or an Perma-Bound authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

7.2 Limitation of Damages

In no event will the total liability of Perma-Bound or its affiliates, contractors, employees, agents, or third-party partners, licensors, or suppliers to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action arising out of or relating to these terms, your use of the eHub service or your interaction with other eHub service users (whether in contract, tort including negligence, warranty, or otherwise), exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing the eHub service during the twelve (12) months immediately preceding the date of the claim or one hundred dollars, whichever is greater.

7.3 Linked Sites

These limitations of liability also apply with respect to damages incurred by you by reason of any products or services sold or provided on any sites linked to by the eHub service or otherwise by third parties other than Perma-Bound and received through the eHub service or received through any linked sites.

7.4 Basis of the Bargain

You acknowledge and agree that Perma-Bound has offered its products and services, set its prices, and entered into these terms in reliance upon the warranty disclaimers and the limitations of liability set forth herein, that the warranty disclaimers and the limitations of liability set forth herein reflect a reasonable and fair allocation of risk between you and Perma-Bound, and that the warranty disclaimers and the limitations of liability set forth herein form an essential basis of the bargain between you and Perma-Bound. Perma-Bound would not be able to provide the eHub service to you on an economically reasonable basis without these limitations.

7.5 Limitations by Applicable Law

Certain jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties or the exclusion or limitation of certain damages. If you reside in such a jurisdiction, some or all of the above disclaimers, exclusions, or limitations may not apply to you, and you may have additional rights. The limitations or exclusions of warranties, remedies or liability contained in these terms apply to you to the fullest extent such limitations or exclusions are permitted under the laws of the jurisdiction where you are located.

8. Indemnity

You agree to indemnify, save, and hold Perma-Bound, its affiliated companies, contractors, employees, agents and its third-party suppliers, licensors, and partners harmless from any claims, losses, damages, liabilities, including legal fees and expenses, arising out of your use or misuse of the Perma-Bound platform, any violation by you of these terms, or any breach of the representations, warranties, and covenants made by you herein. Perma-Bound reserves the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify Perma-Bound, and you agree to cooperate with Perma-Bound's defense of these claims. Perma-Bound will use reasonable efforts to notify you of any such claim, action, or proceeding upon becoming aware of it.

9. Breaches of These Terms and Conditions

Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, we may take such action as we deem appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the eHub service, prohibiting you from accessing the eHub service, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the eHub service, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the eHub service and/or bringing court proceedings against you.

10. Waiver

The failure of Perma-Bound to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. Any waiver of any provision of these Terms will be effective only if in writing and signed by Perma-Bound.

11. Governing Law

These Terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law.

12. Jurisdiction

You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions or Perma-Bound will be filed only in the state or federal courts in and for Morgan County, Illinois, and you hereby consent and submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action.

13. Severability

If any provision of these Terms or any Guidelines is held to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be limited or eliminated from these Terms to the minimum extent necessary and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

14. Notices

Perma-Bound may provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to Perma-Bound's terms and conditions, by email, regular mail, or postings on the eHub service. Notice will be deemed given twenty-four hours after email is sent, unless Perma-Bound is notified that the email address is invalid. Alternatively, we may give you legal notice by mail to a postal address, if provided by you through the eHub service. In such case, notice will be deemed given three days after the date of mailing. Notice posted on the eHub service is deemed given ten days following the initial posting.

15. Assignment

We may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with our rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent.

You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

16. Exclusion of Third Party Rights

These terms and conditions are for the benefit of you and us, and are not intended to benefit any third party or be enforceable by any third party. The exercise of our and your rights in relation to these terms and conditions is not subject to the consent of any third party.

17. Claims

You and Perma-Bound agree that any cause of action arising out of or related to the eHub service must commence within one (1) year after the cause of action accrues. Otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred.

18. Entire Agreement

These terms and conditions, together with our privacy policy, constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of the eHub service, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of the eHub service.

19. Disclosures

The eHub service is offered by:

Perma-Bound Books
617 East Vandalia Road
Jacksonville, IL 62650
Call: +1-217-243-5451
Toll Free: +1-800-637-6581
Email: books@perma-bound.com

If you are a California resident, you may have this same information emailed to you by sending a letter to the foregoing address with your email and mailing address and a request for this information.