Terms and Conditions


This Website is owned and operated by The Digital Library Sdn. Bhd ("TDL").

By accessing or using any page of the Website, you signify your assent to these terms of use. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please do not access or use any page of the Website. TDL reserves the right, at its discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these terms at any time. Please check these terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.

All TDL brands and trademarks (whether registered or unregistered) and graphics, logos, designs, page headers and button icons are subject to the intellectual property rights of and neither they nor any confusingly similar versions may be used by you including (but not limited to) as part of any trademarks and/or domain names without the prior written consent of TDL.

Unless otherwise noted, all materials, including, but not limited to, articles, images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs that are part of the Website (collectively, the "Content") are protected by copyright and owned, controlled or licensed by TDL or the party credited as the provider of the Content. You shall abide by all additional copyright notices, information or restrictions contained in any Content accessed through the Website.

Unless TDL has agreed in writing to the contrary when you (the user) uses the Website and/or the Content you shall only view it on a computer screen, mobile phone screen or print out a single copy of it (and not make or permit any further copying of it) and not permit anyone else to view the Content from your computer screen, mobile phone screen or print-out. For the avoidance of doubt, you agree not to distribute, reproduce, modify, store, transfer or in any other way use any of the Content (including as part of any database, library, news, information, archive, Website or similar service) other than as permitted in these terms of use.

Unless TDL has agreed in writing to the contrary you agree that you (the user) will not use the Website and/or any of the Content in any form (as defined below): • in conjunction with any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process that enables you to monitor or copy the Web pages or the Content; • on any other Website or networked computer environment; • to create a database (electronic or otherwise); • to promote or encourage the sale of your goods/services or those of any third party; • to solicit other guests or users of the Website to join or become members of any commercial online or offline service or other organization; • by transmitting or re-circulating it to any third party (otherwise than by use of a hyperlink in accordance with the "Linking" paragraph below); • in any way that involves removing copyright or trademark notice(s) • to disseminate any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation; • to disseminate any material which is or may infringe the rights (including intellectual property rights) of any third party or which is unlawful, threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to incite racial hatred, discriminatory, menacing, scandalous, inflammatory, in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy, or which may restrict or inhibit the use of the Website and/or any of the Content by any person or which constitutes or encourages conduct that may be considered a criminal offence or give rise to civil liability; • to disseminate any material which does or may bring TDL or any of its brands into dispute or in any way damage their reputation; • to disseminate any material that may interrupt, damage, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment, including, without limitation, computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data; or • to post link(s) that take users to material that contravenes any of the above restrictions. The following provision applies to all visitors (which shall include persons and representatives of legal entities, whether such representatives are persons or digital engines of a kind that crawls, indexes, scrapes, copies, stores or transmits digital content). By accessing this Website or digital service, you specifically acknowledge and agree that (i) TDL text, photo, graphic material shall not be published, broadcast, rewritten for broadcast or publication or redistributed directly or indirectly in any medium, and shall be subject to all terms and conditions (ii) No TDL materials nor any portion thereof may be stored in a computer except for personal and non-commercial use; (iii) TDL will not be held liable for any delays, inaccuracies, errors or omissions therefrom or in the transmission or delivery of all or any part thereof or for any damages arising from any of the foregoing.

If you register as a user of the Website, you will be assigned a username and password that is unique to you. Such registration may be subject to specific terms of registration with which you must comply. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the username and password, and responsible for all activities that occur under your username and password. Your username and passwords must be used solely by you and sharing your username and password with any other person or making it available to multiple users on a network is strictly prohibited. Where you register with TDL as a user of the Website you also agree to: • provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the relevant registration form (such information being the "Registration Data"); and • maintain and promptly update the Registration Data (by sending an appropriately worded email to email to keep it fully up to date; • ensure that you exit from your member account at the end of each session; and • notify TDL of any unauthorized use of your username and password or any other breach of security or email privacy. Registration Data and certain other demographic information about you are subject to the Privacy Policy. For more information, see the Website’s Privacy Statement.

Most of the Content and services are available only by securing a subscription ("Subscription Services"). Subscription Services may be subject to additional terms and conditions (in additions to those set out in these terms of use and/or in the Website’s Privacy Statement) which could include information about the duration for which those Subscription Services will be provided and other important information. If you wish to enjoy any Subscription Services you must accept those additional terms and conditions.

Specifications and descriptions of the Subscription Services and products to be supplied by TDL via the Website are not intended to be binding and are intended only to give a general description of the Subscription Services and products to be supplied by TDL. TDL so warrants that TDL has the right to supply all Subscription Services and products offered by TDL on the Website and that TDL shall comply with their description. All Subscription Services and products are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. To the maximum extent permissible, TDL makes no other warranties or promises about the Subscription Services and products and any implied warranties are excluded. TDL does not promise that Subscription Services and products are necessarily available, and all Subscription Services and products are offered subject to availability.

Certain Subscription Services and/or products are only available if you purchase them for a fee ("Fee-Based Subscription Services"). You agree to pay for Fee-Based Subscription Services, using a valid credit card which TDL accepts or other form of accepted payment and the monthly or annual subscription charges for Fee-Based Subscription Services ("the Fees") will be set forth on the relevant page of the Website. You must also pay all applicable taxes and other charges (such as delivery charges) incurred on your account in order to access Fee-Based Subscription Services. All Fees are quoted in Malaysia ringgits and must be paid in full, including all applicable taxes and other charges, except where discounts are offered as detailed on the Website. If you are placing an order from outside of Malaysia, your card issuer may convert the charge into your local currency. TDL reserves the right to change the Fees or applicable charges and to institute new Fees and charges at any time, upon thirty (30) days prior notice to you (which may be sent by email). In the event you cancel the Fee-Based Subscription Service, TDL will not refund any fees already paid by you for the then current term or service rendered. If you believe TDL has billed you incorrectly, you must contact TDL no later than 60 days after the closing date on the first billing statement in which the error or problem appeared, in order to receive an adjustment or credit. Inquiries and cancellation requests should be directed to TDL Customer Support department email or by phone.

Where your Subscription or product order involves the delivery of a physical item or items they will be delivered to the address that you indicate when you place an order through the Website and risk of damage to or loss of them shall pass to you at the time of delivery even if they have not been received by you in person. Any times quoted for delivery are approximate only and TDL shall not be liable for any delay in delivery howsoever caused. TDL shall confirm each order of a physical item in writing by sending you a receipt along with your products. Requests for returns or cancellations can be made to TDL and refunds for unused portions may be granted in TDL's sole discretion.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold TDL harmless from any liability, loss, claim and expense, including reasonable attorney's fees, related to your violation or alleged violation of these terms of use or your use of the Website.

Your right to use this Website is not transferable. Any password or right given to you to obtain information is not transferable.

These terms are effective until terminated by either party. You may terminate these terms at any time by destroying all Content obtained from any and all Website(s) and all related documentation and all copies and installations thereof, whether made under these terms or otherwise, and thereafter refraining from making any use of the Website or the Content. The privileges granted to you by these terms, including the maintenance of a member account, will terminate immediately without notice from TDL if, in TDL’s sole discretion, you fail to comply with any provision of these terms. TDL may take such further action as TDL determines to be appropriate under the circumstances to eliminate or preclude repeat violations, and TDL shall not be liable for any damages of any nature suffered by any customer, user, or any third party resulting in whole or in part from TDL’s exercise of TDL’s rights under these terms and conditions of use.