Terms of Service

Welcome to Patria Libros (hereafter referred to as 'we', 'our', or 'website'). We are dedicated to providing free access to Cuba's digital literature for all our users. By accessing or using the website, you agree to comply with the following Terms of Service.

Content Source and Accuracy

Patria Libros collaborates with reputable institutions (About Us Page) to curate and present a diverse collection of digital books. We strive to ensure that the content on our website is up-to-date and accurate. However, the accuracy of all materials and their data does depend on the joint work of developers and each contributing organization, and users should exercise their judgment when relying on information from the library.

User Access and Activities

Non-registered users can freely search, browse and download our extensive collection of literature. Registered users have the additional privileges of searching, saving books and creating personalised collections. Your access to and use of our services are subject to compliance with these Terms of Service and any applicable laws.

Proper Citation and Use of Material

Material available on Patria Libros can be used for personal and educational use only. We kindly request that users properly cite the sources and give appropriate credit to the original authors and collaborating institutions. Proper citation helps maintain academic integrity and acknowledges the efforts of content creators.

Proper Citation and Use of Material

Users are strictly prohibited from using the material on Patria Libros for commercial purposes without explicit permission from the relevant copyright holders. Commercial purposes refer to any activity that involves the sale, distribution, or exploitation of the content for financial gain. Additionally, the material available on our platform cannot be sold by any third party without proper authorisation.

Intellectual Property Rights

Patria Libros respects the intellectual property rights of content creators and collaborating institutions. All materials available on our website are protected by copyright and other applicable laws. Users are not allowed to infringe upon these rights or engage in any activity that violates copyright laws.

User Conduct

While using our platform, users are expected to conduct themselves in a respectful and lawful manner. Any misuse, unauthorised access, or attempt to disrupt the functionality of the website may result in the termination of user privileges.

Disclaimer of Liability

Patria Libros and its collaborating institutions shall not be held liable for any damages or losses arising from the use of our services, including but not limited to inaccuracies in the content, technical issues, or any unintended consequences of accessing our website.

Changes to Terms

Patria Libros reserves the right to modify or update these Terms of Service at any time. Users will be notified of any significant changes, and continued use of our services after such modifications implies acceptance of the revised Terms. Thank you for choosing Patria Libros. We hope you enjoy exploring the world of Cuban literature and knowledge through our platform. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us at info@patrialibros.org. Last updated: Wednesday, 2 August 2023