Welcome to the AusStage website (the Site). The Site is operated and presented to users by the AusStage consortium of Australian universities, government agencies, industry organisations and collecting institutions.
AusStage is committed to collecting and sharing information about live performance in Australia as an ongoing and collaborative endeavour. Our project office and server infrastructure are housed at Flinders University in Adelaide, South Australia. Our users come from around Australia and the world.
"The Site" means the publicly viewable web site at http://www.ausstage.edu.au and related web Services.
"Services" means the open web services accessible online in the ausstage.edu.au domain.
"User" means a person who access the Site or related Web Services.
"Registered User" means a person who has registered to use the Site.
"Content" means information contributed by Users and collected by AusStage, in a variety of formats (text, pictures, sound and moving images), including records, comments and tags.
"Content Licence" means the Licence Agreement under which Users provide copyright Content to AusStage for use on the Site.
"User Licence" means the Licence Agreement (Creative Commons: Attribution, Non-Commercial, Share Alike) under which AusStage provides copyright Content to Users for their own use.
"Us", "we" or "our" means AusStage and/or its related bodies corporate.
By accessing or using the Site you signify your agreement to:
All Content in AusStage is copyright. If you use information from AusStage you must acknowledge copyright and our licence terms: © AusStage and contributors, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 Aus. Advice on citing records in AusStage is provided by the Citation guide.
Content displayed on the Site and/or accessed through Services is licensed to Users under the User Licence, a version of the Creative Commons: Attribution, Non-Commercial, Share Alike licence.
Under the User Licence, you are free to copy, distribute, display and perform the work and to make derivative works under the following conditions:
With the understanding that:
To contribute Content to the Site, you must complete the appropriate registration form, and agree to license your contributions to AusStage under the Content Licence. When registering with AusStage, you agree to provide accurate, complete and up-to-date information about yourself. You also agree to inform AusStage of any changes to your personal information.
You are responsible for the activity that occurs on your registration, and you must keep your password secure. You may not use another person's registration without permission. You must notify AusStage immediately of any unauthorised use of your registration.
Content contributed by Registered Users is licensed to AusStage under the Content Licence. The Content Licence is provided to Users at registration. Registered Users are required to agree to the Content Licence as a condition of registration. The Content Licence is a version of the Creative Commons: Attribution, Non-Commercial, Share Alike, the same licence under which AusStage provides Content to Users.
AusStage allows Registered Users to post comments and attach tags to records. On successfully completing a program of training in data entry protocols and procedures, AusStage also allows Registered Users to add, edit and copy records.
Registered Users are advised that all Content, including records, comments and tags, is subject to editorial review. AusStage reserves the right to assess the quality of and to moderate, and at its sole discretion, to accept, modify or reject Content at any time and on any basis.
Registered Users are responsible for their own Content and the consequences of publishing it on the Site. Registered Users must not submit Content that is (a) defamatory or otherwise unlawful, or violating any laws regarding harassment, discrimination, racial vilification, privacy or contempt; (b) abusive, offensive or obscene; (c) deliberate provocation of other Site Users; (d) compromising your privacy, the privacy of other Users or AusStage staff, or containing inappropriate personal information; (e) an infringement of intellectual property rights or copyright; (f) intentionally false or misleading; (g) seeking to endorse or promote commercial products, services or activities; or (h) a posting made on behalf of a User whose registration has been terminated or suspended.
The opinions expressed in Content are not necessarily those of AusStage or its partners. While care is taken to ensure that details entered into AusStage are correct, complete and up-to-date, AusStage does not warrant the accuracy of any information published on the Site andno responsibility will be taken for errors or omissions in data. Users are advised that the dataset is not yet comprehensive.
AusStage may change the information available on this Site without notice. AusStage may also change the conditions of access to the Site and its Services.
There will be times when the Site and its Services are unavailable due to maintenance, emergency repairs, failure of telecommunications links and other events beyond our control, therefore we cannot guarantee that you will have uninterrupted access to the Site or its Content.
This site includes links to other websites, as a convenience to users. Each linked website has its owns terms and conditions of use, and you must ensure that you comply with them.
In providing links to other websites, AusStage does not endorse or make any representation or warranty regarding the products, services or information available via any linked website, or in respect of the owner or operator of that website.
AusStage is not responsible for any loss or damage arising from your use of or access to any linked website.
You are not entitled to copy, modify, distribute or use any of AusStage’s trademarks, logos or branding without prior permission.