Penn Historical Corpora Conditions of Use

All users of the Penn Historical Corpora must accept the following conditions of use. If you are not willing to accept these conditions, you must return the CD to the party that provided it to you (the vendor, the library, the instructor, etc.) without using the corpus or making copies of any files on this CD.

Penn Historical Corpora Conditions of Use

  1. Users must accept that the Penn Historical Corpora and the Helsinki Corpus of Historical English are subject to copyright restrictions. They must agree to abide by them and understand that violations of copyright restrictions may result in legal liability.
  2. Users may make no commercial use of the PPCME2, the PPCEME, the PPCMBE or the Helsinki Corpus without prior permission.
  3. Users may not redistribute the PPCME2, the PPCEME, the PPCMBE or the Helsinki Corpus to others except in limited passages under the ordinary standards of scholarly citation.
  4. Users must agree to acknowledge the PPCME2, the PPCEME, the PPCMBE and the Helsinki Corpus in any written work or oral presentations based on research using these materials.
  5. Users must accept that the distributor of the PPCME2, the PPCEME and the PPCMBE makes no warranties, express or implied, concerning the PPCME2, the PPCEME or the PPCMBE including but not limited to their ownership, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose. The distributor shall not be liable for any direct, consequential, punitive, or other damages suffered by user or any other person resulting from the use of the distributed materials.

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