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Please note our Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Using the Ask About Business website

You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party. Such restriction or inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person, and the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this site.

You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, defamatory, obscene, offensive or scandalous material, or any material that constitutes or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, likely to give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violates any law. We will fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity of anyone posting any such information or materials on library websites.

Statistical information is collected by us for use internally to:

  • improve the content of the website
  • customise the content and/or layout of the website
  • notify users about updates to the website

Information collected is not shared with other organisations for commercial purposes.

Links to external websites

Some of the links on this website will take you to websites which are not under our control.
Listing and linking should not be taken as an endorsement of any kind and we accept no liability in respect of the content of external websites.  We are not responsible for the content of any linked site.

Though we do regular checks, we cannot guarantee that all links will work all of the time as we have no control over the availability of the linked pages.

Disclaimer

The information on this website is provided 'as is', without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. 
We do not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or represent the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials. 

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use of, data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of this website. 

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute arising under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

Viruses

We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the Internet. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this website.

Copyright

Except where credited or otherwise clearly implied, the content of this website is © Manchester City Council Libraries & Information Services