Terms and Conditions
Acceptance of Terms
The Reading Matrix provides its service to you, subject
to the following Terms of Service. When using these
services, you and The Reading Matrix shall be subject
to any posted guidelines applicable to such services,
which may be posted from time to time. All such guidelines
or rules are hereby incorporated by reference into the
Terms of Service.
The Reading Matrix provides users with access to a number
of online services that allow you to create lessons
and quizzes over the Internet and share them with others
and give online quizzes and track students' scores.
The Reading Matrix assumes no responsibility for the
timeliness, deletion, or failure to store any user communications
or personalization settings. In order to use the services,
you must obtain access to the World Wide Web, either
directly or through devices that access Web-based content,
and pay any service fees associated with such access.
In addition, you must provide all equipment necessary
to make such connection to the World Wide Web, including
a computer and modem.
When your visit The Reading Matrix or send e-mails to
us, you are communicating with us electronically. You
consent to receive communications from us electronically.
We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting
notices on this site. You agree that all agreements,
notices, disclosures and other communications that we
provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement
that such communications be in writing.
Registration and Member Accounts
If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining
the confidentiality of your account and password and
for restricting access to your computer, and you agree
to accept responsibility for all activities that occur
under your account or password. The Reading Matrix reserves
the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove
or edit content, or cancel orders in their sole discretion.
All content included on this site, such as text, graphics,
logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads,
data compilations, and software, is the property of
The Reading Matrix and protected by United States and
international copyright laws. All software used on this
site is the property of The Reading Matrix or its software
suppliers and protected by United States and international
Forums and Public Communication
Forum means a chat area, bulletin board, or e-mail function
offered as part of The Reading Matrix. You shall not
upload to, distribute through, or otherwise publish
through the readingmatrix.com Website any content which
is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive
of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or
otherwise objectionable, that would constitute or encourage
a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party,
or that would otherwise give rise to liability or violate
any law. The Forums shall be used only in a noncommercial
manner. You shall not, without our express approval,
distribute or otherwise publish any material containing
any solicitation of funds, promotion, advertising, or
solicitation for goods or services. You specifically
acknowledge that soliciting other readingmatrix.com
Website guests to join or become members of any commercial
online service or other organization is expressly prohibited.
You understand that all information, whether publicly
posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility
of the person from which such content originated. This
means that only you are entirely responsible for all
content that you post, e-mail, or otherwise transmit
via The Reading Matrix services. The Reading Matrix
does not control the content posted via our services
and therefore does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity
or quality of such content. Under no circumstances will
The Reading Matrix be liable in any way for any content,
including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions
in any content, or for any loss or damage of any kind
incurred as a result of the use of any content posted,
e-mailed, or otherwise transmitted via The Reading Matrix
Submissions: Copyright and Permissions-
The concept of "fair use" or "fair dealing"
in use of copyrighted material includes the right to
quote briefly (up to 100 words) for scholarly purposes
from most published materials. However, if you are including
figures, tables, poems, or longer quotations, especially
parts of an original work, permission must be obtained
from the copyright holder to include the material. Please
provide a permissions summary with your manuscript submission.
Note that linking to another site does not require permission.
Authors of accepted manuscripts will assign to The Reading
Matrix the permanent right to electronically distribute
their article, but authors will retain copyright and,
after the article has appeared in The Reading Matrix,
authors may republish their text (in print and/or electronic
form) as long as they clearly acknowledge The Reading
Matrix as the original publisher. The editors of The
Reading Matrix reserve the right to make editorial changes
in any manuscript accepted for publication for the sake
of style or clarity. Authors will be consulted only
if the changes are major.
License and Site Access
The Reading Matrix grants you a limited license to access
and make personal use of this site and not to download
(other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion
of it, except with express written consent of The Reading
Matrix. This license does not include any resale or
commercial use of this site or its contents; any collection
and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices;
any derivative use of this site or its contents; any
downloading or copying of account information for the
benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining,
robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools.
This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced,
duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise
exploited for any commercial purpose without express
written consent of The Reading Matrix.
Parties other than The Reading Matrix provide services,
or sell product lines on this site. The Reading Matrix
does not assume any responsibility or liability for
the actions, product, and content of all these and any
other third parties. Your correspondence or business
dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers
and sponsors found on or through The Reading Matrix
are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree
that The Reading Matrix shall not be responsible or
liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as
the result of any such dealings. You should carefully
review their privacy statements and other conditions
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY THE READING
MATRIX ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE"
BASIS. THE READING MATRIX MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR
WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE
OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT,
MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. YOU EXPRESSLY
AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE
LAW, THE READING MATRIX CLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS
OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES
OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
THE READING MATRIX DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE,
ITS SERVERS, OR E-MAIL SENT FROM READING MATRIX IS FREE
OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. WE WILL NOT
BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE
USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT,
INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS
ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION
OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME
OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS
MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL
By visiting The Reading Matrix, you are accepting the
Matrix collects personal information only when visitors
to the site subscribe to our mailing list and announcement
listservs. The information requested during the subscription
process includes only name and e-mail address. Information
collected through the subscription process is used only
for the purposes of internal procedures. The Reading
Matrix does not sell or share this information with
The information we learn from users
helps us personalize and continually improve your experience
at The Reading Matrix.
Here are the types of information
Information You Give Us: We receive
and store any information you enter on our Web site
or give us in any other way. You can choose not to provide
certain information, but then you might not be able
to take advantage of many of our features. We use the
information that you provide for such purposes as responding
to your requests, improving our site and products, and
communicating with you.
E-mail Communications: To help us make
e-mails more useful and interesting, we often receive
a confirmation when you open e-mail from The Reading
Matrix if your computer supports such capabilities.
How Secure Is Information About
We work to protect the security of your information
during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)
software, which encrypts information you input.
We reveal only the last five digits
of your credit card numbers when confirming an order.
Of course, we transmit the entire credit card number
to the appropriate credit card company during order
It is important for you to protect
against unauthorized access to your password and to
your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using
a shared computer.
Conditions of Use, Policies,
If you choose to visit The Reading Matrix, your visit
and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Policy
and our Terms and Conditions including limitations on
damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of
the law of the state of California. If you have any
concern about privacy at The Reading Matrix, please
send us a thorough description to email@example.com,
and we will try to resolve it as quickly as possible.