Terms & Conditions

This website is administered by Mindat.org and its affiliates, including any applications available therefrom (collectively, the “Website”) are offered by Mindat store and its affiliates (collectively, “mindat store” or “we” or “us”) to you, the user, subject to your acceptance of all the terms and conditions set forth below (“Terms of Use”). The terms “you” and “user” refers to all individuals and entities that access the Website.

By your affirmative actions of registering for and/or using the Website, you signify your agreement to these Terms of Use, to our Privacy Policy and your agreement to communicate with us electronically. If you do not agree to all of these terms and conditions, do not register for or use this Website.

Privacy Policy
At mindat store, we respect your privacy and believe you should be informed about how we collect, use and disclose your personal information. Please read our privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) before using the Website.

Modifications to the Terms of Use
We may make changes to the Terms of Use from time to time. A link to the most current Terms of Use will be available on the mindat store home page. In the event of significant changes to the Terms of Use, we may also place a special notice on the Website or communicate the changes by email. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of such changes constitutes your acceptance of any such changes. If you do not agree with these Terms of Use, or any revised versions thereof, you may not use the Website.

In order to use the Website you must be at least 18 years of age or the legal age to form a binding contract in your jurisdiction if that age is greater than 18 years of age. Individuals who are under the age of 18 or the legal age to form a binding contract in their jurisdiction (“Minors”) are prohibited from using the Website. Accordingly, if you are a Minor, please do not attempt to register for the Website or send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. You represent that the information that you provide about yourself as requested in any account registration form (the “Registration Data”) is accurate and complete.

Information on the Website
We try to provide helpful and accurate information on the Website, but we cannot verify, endorse or vouch for the information, services or recommendations available through the Website. We are not responsible for the accuracy, reliability, effectiveness, or correct use of information you receive through the Website.

Registration and Password
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your login information and password. You shall be responsible for all uses of your login information, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your login information or password. You grant mindat store the right to use your information in connection with the operation of the Website. Mindat store cannot and does not assume any responsibility or liability for any information you submit, or your or third parties’ use or misuse of information submitted.

You represent that the information that you provide about yourself as requested in the mindat store account registration form (the “Registration Data”) is accurate and complete, and you agree to update your account information, as necessary, including providing mindat store with your current email address, so that you may receive notifications and other account-related communications.

Ownership of the Website
Except for the User Generated Content, the Website and all aspects thereof, including all content and applications available via the Website, and all copyrights, trademarks, and other intellectual property rights therein, is owned by mindat store or its licensors. You acknowledge that the Website and any underlying technology used in connection with the Website contain mindat store’s intellectual property and proprietary information. You may not reproduce, distribute, modify or create derivative works of, publicly display (including by framing any content), or commercially exploit any part of the Website, including any applications available via the Website, except as necessary to view the content on the Website or use an application available via the Website and create a reasonable number of copies of portions of such content and applications (without modification) for your personal, non-commercial use. All rights in the Website not expressly granted by mindat store to you are retained by mindat store and its licensors.

Email Rules
Some of our users will make their email addresses available if they wish to converse with other users with similar interests or goals. If you use this information, you agree not to transmit “spam” or other unwanted solicitations, or any material that is harassing, threatening, offensive, obscene, abusive, harmful, defamatory, invasive of another’s privacy, infringing of another’s intellectual property rights, or illegal. Users found using email information in this manner may be stripped of their membership. We are not responsible for the content of email messages sent to you by our users or from third parties.

Changes to Website
mindat store may change or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, any feature or component of the Website at any time without further notice.