Contribution Terms of Service
Humanities Moments Project
Informed Consent and Copyright Permission for interviews, recordings, images, personal documents, and use thereof
The “Humanities Moments” Project is an initiative of the National Humanities Center. By the submission of your Materials you are signifying your consent for these materials to be deposited in the Humanities Moments Collection and used by the National Humanities Center in accordance with the conditions described below.
I voluntarily agree to be interviewed for/have my Materials included as a part of the National Humanities Center’s “Humanities Moments” Project and to permanently give, convey, and assign the recordings, transcripts, and any other documents or materials (“the Material”) to the National Humanities Center. I understand that these materials are being collected to increase knowledge about, and appreciation for, the humanities by the general public.
I understand that the Material created or compiled as part of the process may include:
- An audio and/or video recording
- An edited transcript, abstract, field notes, short descriptive essay, and/or tape log
- A photograph or other still image of me in my home or office
- Copies of personal documents of my choosing that I provide
I herein freely share the Material with the National Humanities Center under the terms of a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. This means that I retain the copyright to the Material, but that the public may freely copy, modify, and share these items for non-commercial purposes under the same terms if they include original source information.
I understand that the Material enters the National Humanities Center’s Humanities Moments Collection, and I consent to let the Material be made available for use consistent with the Center’s mission, including but not limited to use whole or in part in exhibitions, public programs, documentary films, radio broadcasts, and publications in all formats and media, including on the Internet.