Emmett Till Project Website Terms, Conditions and Policy on Public Use

Your use of the Emmett Till Project (ETP) Website does not grant to you ownership of any content, code, data or materials you may access on the website.  

You Are Responsible For Obtaining Necessary Permissions. Email hi@emmetttillproject.com for permissions of non-personal use of original content from the ETP Website.

Only Non-Commercial Uses of Original ETP Content Allowed.  Materials downloaded from the ETP Website may only be used for personal, educational, or research purposes.  They may not be used for commercial purposes.  

The ETP Website contains a wide range of curated content.  They contain materials that are in the public domain as well as materials that are protected by copyright.  In cases where materials on the ETP Website are protected by third party rights, you are responsible for clearing the necessary rights in order to use the materials in question.  For example, if you want to download a photo that is still protected by copyright for use in a research paper, you must determine whether your proposed use requires consent from the copyright holder, and, if so, you must secure the permission of the copyright holder.  

Credit the ETP When You Use or Reference Original Content From Our Website.  If you use original content from our website online or offline, we ask that you credit the ETP. For online use, link directly to the URL on which the material is found.  If you use material from our website offline, we ask that you credit the ETP as follows:  

“Courtesy of the Emmett Till Project: Towner, Jones, Shariyf.  www.emmetttillproject.com”

In order to curate a dynamic project, the ETP curators has placed digital reproductions of items from a wide range of collections on our Website.  In each instance, we have tried to make sure that we have secured all necessary rights.  If you believe that we have made a mistake, please contact us so that we can correct the oversight.

Among the many curated resources  offered by the ETP is links to third party websites, collections, and databases.  These websites are subject to their own terms and conditions.  Please review the terms and conditions specific to each website you intend to access and use and make sure that you comply with the applicable rules.  The ETP has not reviewed all of these websites and is not responsible for the content of these websites.  The ETP Website provides these links as an educational resource only, and a link does not imply endorsement of, sponsorship of, or affiliation with the linked site by the ETP.