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Images, text, software, documentation, electronic text and image files, audio and video files and clips, and other materials are protected by copyright laws and may be covered by other restrictions as well.  Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens retains all rights, including copyright, in data, image, text, and any other information contained in these files.  Copyrights and other proprietary rights in the material on this Web site may also subsist in individuals and entities other than, and in addition to, Hillwood.  Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens expressly prohibits the copying of any protected materials on the Web site, except for the purposes of fair use as defined in the copyright laws, and as described below.

Fair use of copyrighted material includes the use of protected materials for noncommercial educational purposes, such as teaching, scholarship, research, criticism, commentary, and news reporting.  Unless otherwise noted, users who wish to download or print text, audio, video, image and other files from Hillwood Estate, Museum and Garden’s website for such uses are welcome to do so without Hillwood’s express permission.  Users must cite the author and source of this material as they would material from any printed work.

By downloading, printing, or otherwise using text, audio, video, image and other files from this Web site, whether accessed directly from this Web site or via other sites or mechanisms, users agree that they will limit their use of such files to fair use, and will not violate Hillwood’s or any other party’s proprietary rights.

Unauthorized publication or exploitation of Hillwood’s files is specifically prohibited.  Anyone wishing to use any of these files or images for commercial use, publication, or any purpose other than fair use as defined by law, must request and receive prior permission.