Prague Concert Life, 1850-1881

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1. Welcome to Prague Concert Life 1850-1881: an annotated database

Prague Concert Life 1850-1881: an annotated database is a freely available resource – published online at (hereafter referred to as the ‘website’) – providing records of music performance events, and of the society, culture and physical environment encompassing those events, being given in Prague over the years 1850 to 1881. This information is obtained from reports, reviews, news, advertisements and ephemera appearing in first-hand Prague newspapers and journals of the time.

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2. Privacy Policy

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3. Authorised Users

The Resource is open access and is free for all to use as a research tool or for general interest browsing. All such users of this resource are considered Authorised Users provided they respect and follow the terms and conditions herein.

Unauthorised Users are those users of The Resource who view, reproduce, display, print or disseminate any part of The Resource without regard to Section 4, Section 5 or Section 6 of these Terms and Conditions, or who access the The Resource with intent to access, infiltrate, alter or delete any part of The Resource website, associated applications or database content.

4. Content

‘Content’ refers to:

  • the entirety of The Resource as is published online and is made available to Authorised Users through the website;
  • the fabric and composition of the website, its web pages, their style, layout and software (henceforth referred to as ‘Application Content’);
  • all data (henceforth referred to as ‘Data Content’) contained in The Resource, whether that be raw data with which the database is populated at database field level, or processed data offered and obtainable through The Resource’s integrated search mechanisms and thence presented as database records.

5. Permitted Uses of the Content

The entire Content of The Resource is intended for study, research, and for general interest purposes only.

Authorised Users may search, view and display the Data Content of The Resource only through the integrated tools offered by The Resource.

Authorised Users may display, download, reproduce, print and distribute the Data Content of The Resource, provided they abide by the restrictions in this Section 4, Section 5 and Section 6, for:

  1. ) research activities;
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  3. ) student assignments;
  4. ) use as part of a presentation, seminar or workshop;
  5. ) linking or referencing;
  6. ) research papers, dissertations or theses, provided that such reproductions are only for personal use, for use within educational or research institutions or libraries, or are for library deposit;
  7. ) fair use on an ad hoc personal interest basis and without commerical gain, or as a substitute for direct access to those source materials (journals and newspapers) from which the Data Content derives.

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6. Prohibited Uses of The Resource and of the Content

No part of Prague Concert Life 1850-1881: an annotated database may be used for commercial purposes or gains. Similarly no part of the website or any of its associated applications may be used or deployed or copied for commercial gain.

No part of the specific fabric or design of the website or the Application Content tailored to may be altered, deleted, or reproduced elsewhere without explicit permission from the acting editor/director of The Resource.

No user may attempt to disrupt, override, delete, disable, damage or impair any software employed in the database platform, on the website or in its associated human interface applications.

No user may engage in systematic activity, either alone or co-ordinated as two or more individuals, to download and/or distribute significant portions of the Data Content.

The use of any type of robot or other device or any automated download programmes to copy or systematically download mass Data Content/records from The Resource is strictly prohibited.

7. Disclaimer

Prague Concert Life 1850-1881: an annotated database and its associated web application is purely a historical reference resource the raw content of which is based on Prague newspaper and journal entries from the middle-nineenth century. The translation and explication of those entries has been executed with the utmost care and scholarly integrity. Nonetheless, neither the resource not its editors shall be held responsible for any inherent inaccuracies in the information this resource contains. All such information is provided ‘as is’.

8. Privacy Policy

This privacy policy is specific to this website (‘Website’).

Your use of this website constitutes an acceptance on your part of the policies contained in these Terms and Conditions.