Image Use Information, Policies and Ordering
Fair Use is Permitted
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 and image files from the Northern Plains Peoples and Places (np3) website for such uses are welcome to do so without express permission. Users must follow each np3 member’s specific citing criteria.
Commercial Use is Restricted
Unauthorized commercial publication or exploitation of the Northern Plains Peoples and Places 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 written permission from the specific Northern Plains Peoples and Places member. Permission for such use is granted on a case-by-case basis at the sole discretion of the specific np3 member.
Northern Plains Peoples and Places Disclaimer Notice
Northern Plains Peoples and Places assumes no responsibility for infraction of copyright laws, invasion of privacy, or any other improper or illegal use that may arise from the reproduction of any image or other content offered via its website or collections. In all instances, the end user understands and agrees to hold Northern Plains Peoples and Places and its agents harmless against any and all claims arising or resulting from the use of its images and other collections and shall indemnify the Northern Plains Peoples and Places and its agents for any and all costs and damages arising or resulting from any such unauthorized use.