Privacy Policy and Copyright

Copyright Notice

Copyrights in the various compilations comprising images and carvings as a whole is held by, as is copyright in this website. The reproduction or distribution of any substantial part of the sculpture collection or any of the compilations comprising it cannot be done in any manner without permission in writing from While many of the documents, photographs and other works or subject matter available in the sculpture collection are in the public domain, this is not always the case. All users of this website are responsible to ascertain for themselves whether any particular work or other subject matter is protected by copyright and to seek any necessary permission from the copyright owner(s) if they intend to use any such material in a manner not covered by the various exceptions such as users’ fair dealing rights in the Canadian Copyright Act. The Canadian Copyright Board can provide a license in some instances when permission is required and the copyright owner is unlocatable. Canadian and foreign users are also reminded that the term and other aspects of copyright protection may vary in other countries. Users are urged to seek legal advice when in doubt. does not provide any legal advice and nothing on this website should be taken as such.


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Privacy Policy


Certain personal information is required to sign on a subscriber, send out renewals, and for general communication. This confidential information is for  internal use only and is retained for the duration of the subscription. When a subscriber cancels, the identifying information is deleted.

Appropriate safeguards are in place to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of personally-identifiable information about subscribers.

Names of subscribing institutions are posted on our web site.

The subscription survey is optional and is intended strictly for internal use by only.


When you visit our digital collections, we automatically collect information about your visit, including: your computer’s IP address, the date and time of your request, the search terms you enter, and the pages and documents you view. If you are a subscriber, we identify and log the subscription under which you are using the site. For personal subscriptions, this means we can identify you personally, but if you are using an institutional subscription (for example, at a university) we only identify you as being a user from that institution.

We do not use this data in a way which attempts to identify you personally, except when providing technical support and diagnosing technical problems. Where we do discover your personal identity as a result of performing these functions, we do not keep permanent records linking your identity to a particular set of transactions.

We provide subscribing institutions with aggregate anonymous usage metrics, but we do not provide any information about specific sessions or any information which can be linked back to any particular individual or computer.

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