Terms of Use


PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE. Your use of this Web site means that you agree to these terms of use. If you do not agree to these terms of use, do not use the site.

The materials in this site are provided "AS IS" and without warranties of any kind, either express or implied. The International Digital Publishing Forum ("IDPF") does not warrant that the materials or tools provided on this Web site, or linked to from this Web site, will be error-free or that defects will be corrected. IDPF also does not warrant that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components, although every effort is made to ensure that this is the case.

Please note that links are provided for reference purposes only. IDPF has not evaluated the information provided on every site it links to, and their appearance here does not constitute an endorsement of any organization or company.

Obligations and Conduct

Use of this site for any purpose that is unlawful, or in any manner that could exceed authorized access, damage, disable, overburden or impair the operation of this site, is strictly prohibited.

Users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the IDPF Web site, including accessing data not intended for such User or logging into a server or account which such User is not authorized to access; attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail, or taking any action in order to obtain services to which such User is not entitled.

You are entirely responsible for all content that you upload, post or otherwise transmit via the IDPF Web site. You agree not to upload, post or otherwise transmit via the Web site any content that is inaccurate, harmful, obscene, pornographic, defamatory, racist, violent, offensive, harassing, or otherwise objectionable to the IDPF or other users of the Web site, including unauthorized disclosure of personal information, software viruses or any other computer code, or files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware. IDPF reserves the right to edit or remove content that violates these Terms.

By posting content to this Web site you confirm that you have obtained the required and proper copyright consent to do so.

Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. The IDPF will investigate occurrences that may involve such violations, and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting Users who are involved in such violations.

Trademarks and Logos

The trademarks and logos of IDPF are the property of IDPF. You may not use any trademark or logos displayed on the IDPF Web site without the permission of the IDPF. Please refer to the License Policy for information on the use of IDPF logos and trademarks. EPUB is a  registered trademark of the IDPF.


You agree to indemnify and hold the IDPF and its board members, members, friends, employees and representatives, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your content, your use of or connection to the Web site (including any use by you on behalf of your employer), your violation of the Terms, or your violation of any rights of another.