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Website Policies


THEN/HiER has developed and maintains this website to disseminate information related to history education to the public. Most of the materials on this website were compiled by THEN/HiER for this purpose. Some areas of the website in the Contribute section (Video, Podcast, Blog Post, News, Events) allow THEN/HiER members to upload their own content. THEN/HiER management will evaluate such member-generated materials on a regular basis and remove anything it deems to be irrelevant or inappropriate. THEN/HiER is not responsible for this content. Access to and use of this website and its contents are subject to the following terms and conditions and all applicable laws.

Terms and Conditions
THEN/HiER’s website contains copyrighted works. Copyright in such works remains with THEN/HiER or other copyright owners as indicated and are protected by the Copyright Act, and the regulations thereunder, and by similar laws in other countries. Any content on this website is to be used solely for non-commercial, private and educational purposes. Any material downloaded from the website for these purposes must not be modified, must indicate any associated copyright or other proprietary notices, and must acknowledge THEN/HiER’s website as the source of the material. All other uses are prohibited.

Trademarks and Logos
The trademarks and/or logos of third parties may be displayed on the website and are the property of their respective owners. They may not be used or reproduced without written permission of the third party owner.

This website contains links to third party websites and other materials not produced by THEN/HiER. THEN/HiER is not responsible for any content of any linked website or other linked materials. THEN/HiER provides these links solely as a service to the public, and such links do not imply endorsement, sponsorship, or any affiliation with the linked website or other materials unless otherwise indicated.

Privacy Policy
It is THEN/HiER’s responsibility to manage and safeguard personal information about our members in accordance with British Columbia’s Personal Information Protection Act.

Collection of personal information
Required information collected by THEN/HiER when one becomes a member on the website includes first name, last name, institution, and email address only. Optional information includes category of history education constituency the member belongs to, position, and interests. THEN/HiER does not share any of this information with any other organization or individual. When a member or non-member visits the website, THEN/HiER compiles aggregate statistics without identifying any personal information.

Access to your personal information
Members may choose to allow other members to contact them by e-mail via their personal contact form. Your e-mail address is not made public. Site administrators have access to your personal information and are able to contact you even if you choose not to enable this feature. All other information you provide to THEN/HiER when you become a member becomes visible to the public.

Members may modify their personal information by visiting their account page. If you no longer wish to be a member of THEN/HiER please contact us and we will remove your member account. None of your personal information will be retained by THEN/HiER.

Questions about copyright and privacy
If you have any questions or concerns about THEN/HiER’s copyright and privacy policies, please contact us by e-mail.