Terms of Use


Qatar National Library or any individuals associated with it make no statements, representations or warranties expressed or implied, about the accuracy or completeness of the information contained in any of the materials on this website or on other linked websites or on any subsequent links. Links to other websites do not constitute an endorsement or an approval of any kind by the Library.

The Library or any individuals associated with it disclaim all responsibility and all liability (including, without limitation, liability in negligence) for all expenses, losses and direct or indirect damages (including without limitation consequential loss or damage) from the use of, or reliance on, the information in its website (including translated information and data).

The Library or any individuals associated with the Library make no warranties that the use of this website will be uninterrupted, virus-free or error-free. We, therefore, accept no liability for any damages, direct or indirect, to the user’s computer equipment or software.

The materials available on the Library website are for research, educational use and general knowledge. Unless otherwise specified, the text on this website and other non-collection material (excluding images, logos and branding) are copyright of the Library and available for use, provided that this use is considered as fair use and subject to the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

The Library website also contains links to materials for which the copyright is held by the creator of the materials or someone to whom he/she has assigned the copyright. In particular, most of the materials in the Library's Online Resources page are licensed to the Library by various publishers and users of these materials must comply with the usage provisions set out in the publisher’s Terms of Use / License as linked to via the Library website. It is the user’s obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other use restrictions when using or distributing materials found in the Library's collections, including the online databases provided.

Personal information collected by the Library will be used for the intended purposes only and will not be disclosed to outside parties. Please refer to our Data Privacy Policy for further information.

The Library may revise these ‘Terms of Use’ at any time by updating this posting.

Use of this website confirms agreement with the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in these ‘Terms of Use’.