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Media library terms of use

By accessing or using our Media Library, you agree to these terms of use on behalf of yourself or the organisation on whose behalf you are accessing the Media Library, and you warrant that you are authorised to do so.


Use of the material contained within the Media Library is subject to the following conditions:


By using our media library you accept the following conditions:

You assume all risks associated with use of the Media Library, including:

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This Media Library is hosted on a web server in Canberra in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). These terms are governed by the law in force in the ACT and any dispute about these terms or the contents of this Media Library are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the ACT and the courts of appeal from them.

Links to other websites are included in the Media Library for convenience only and do not constitute AMSA 's endorsement of material at those websites or any associated organisation, product or service. Linked websites are not under the control of AMSA, and AMSA is not responsible for the content of any linked website or any link contained in a linked website, or changes or updates to such websites. You agree that you access and use linked websites at your own risk.

AMSA is not responsible to you or anyone else for any loss suffered in connection with accessing or using any linked websites. This includes, but is not limited to, the transmission of any malware. AMSA recommends that prior to using any downloaded files you carry out an appropriate virus check.


AMSA will endeavour to ensure that the Media Library is accessible for 24 hours a day but will not be liable if, for any reason, the Media Library is unavailable for any time or for any period. AMSA will have the right to withdraw this Media Library temporarily or permanently and without notice.

AMSA will not be liable for any loss or damage arising in contract, tort or otherwise if the Media Library is unavailable or suspended for any reason.

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AMSA owns the copyright in all material produced by AMSA and materials contained within this Media Library that were created on AMSA’s behalf.

Apart from any fair dealings for the purposes of study, research, criticism or review, as permitted under the Australian Copyright ACT 1968, you are only authorised to use and reproduce the material subject to the following conditions:

If you wish to make any other use of our Media Library content, you must have our prior written permission. To ask for permission or for further information, contact us.

Wherever a third party holds copyright in material presented on this website, the copyright remains with that party. Their permission may be required to use the material.

Last updated: 3 September 2020