McGraw-Hill Australia Ebooks

Terms of Service End User License Agreement

McGraw-Hill Australia VitalSource eBooks can only be accessed within Australia.

The Service

When purchasing an eBook the following process needs to be followed:

The following Terms of Service grants you access to a McGraw-Hill Australia Vitalsource eBook. The purchase of a McGraw-Hill Australia eBook is a licence, not a sale of the Licenced eBook or its content. You are granted personal, noncommercial use according to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. By accessing the Licenced eBook, you do not become the owner of the Licenced eBook. You do have the right to use it in accordance with the provisions of this Agreement.

Your use of the Licenced eBook indicates your acceptance of the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

The License and Conditions

McGraw-Hill Australia grants you a personal non-exclusive and non-transferable license to access the Licenced eBook. You may store the Licenced eBook content for your personal use, and noncommercial use. Full-scale reproduction of book contents is expressly prohibited.

You may not use the Licenced eBook on more than one computer system or device concurrently, make or distribute unauthorised copies of the Licenced eBook, create by decompilation or otherwise the source code of the Licenced eBook, or use, copy, modify, sell or transfer the Licenced eBook, in whole or in part, except as expressly permitted by this Agreement. If you transfer possession of the Licenced eBook to a third party, the license is automatically terminated. Such termination will be in addition to any civil or other remedies available to McGraw-Hill Australia.

Unless the specific McGraw-Hill Australia eBook is provided under a perpetual license, the default length of use for the McGraw-Hill Australia eBook will be for a term of 360 days from the date of registration of your activation. Upon expiration of this term, you agree to immediately cease your use of the Licensed eBook and will have no further rights under your registered use.

McGraw-Hill Australia may, at its sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to the Licenced eBook for cause, including, without limitation, your breach of this Agreement, including for a violation of these terms and conditions. Upon such termination you shall immediately cease using the Licenced eBook and will have no further rights under your registered use.

Terms of Use

  • You are granted the right to access all content of the Licenced eBook, for the term described above. Where permitted, you may also print pages of the eBook for your personal use and reference in connection with your course using the print function included in the program functionality. You may create and save bookmarks, highlights and notes as provided by the functionality of the program.
  • You agree to protect the Licenced eBook from unauthorised use, reproduction, or distribution. You further agree not to translate, decompile, or disassemble the Licenced eBook.
  • You will notify McGraw-Hill Australia of any known or suspected unauthorised use of your activation code including unauthorised use or theft of your log in or registration information.
  • McGraw-Hill Australia reserves the right to modify, add or remove content, features and functionality of the Licenced eBook at the publisher's sole discretion.
  • You acknowledge that the use of the Licenced eBook is for your personal use only. Multi-use configurations or network distribution of the Licenced eBook is expressly prohibited.

The License and Conditions

The entire contents of the Licenced eBook and other material available through your registration are protected by copyright, unless otherwise indicated. Full-scale copying of Licenced eBook contents is expressly prohibited. You may not remove, delete, transmit or create derivative works from any of the Licenced eBook content. No part of any chapter of any book may be transmitted in any form by any means or reproduced for any other purpose, without the prior written permission from McGraw-Hill Australia except as permitted under relevant fair dealing provisions. Any other use violates this Agreement and is strictly prohibited.

All interfaces, look and feel, navigation schemes, designs and program features and functional of the Licensed eBook are the property of McGraw-Hill Australia and its associates and may not be copied or reproduced or used in derivative works.

DISCLAIMER

THE LICENCED eBOOK IS PROVIDED 'AS IS', WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED INCLUDING WIHTOUT LIMITATIONS ACCURACY, OMISSIONS, COMPLETENESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR OTHER INCIDENTAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE LICENCED eBOOK. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE USE OF THIS SERVICE IS ENTIRLY AT YOUR OWN RISK.

This Agreement is governed by the laws of New South Wales. You acknowledge that you have read this Agreement, and agree to be bound by its terms and conditions.