Terms of Use

Welcome to the FirstClassBooks.com web site (the "Site"). This Site is intended for use by college students who wish to purchase textbooks, receive a buyback quote, or do comparison shopping. This Site is made available to you by FirstClassBooks.com ("FirstClassBooks") subject to these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions contained in these Terms of Use, do not access or use this Site.

Privacy

Your privacy is important to us. Please read our Privacy Policy, which also governs your visit to the Site, to understand how we protect your e-mail address and other personal information.

Electronic Communications

When you visit the Site, or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. By this action, you consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on the Site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Copyright

You acknowledge that all content included on the Site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software (collectively, the "Content"), is the property of FirstClassBooks or its content suppliers and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on the Site is the exclusive property of FirstClassBooks and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. All software used on the Site is the property of FirstClassBooks or its software suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws.

Trademarks

FirstClassBooks and other marks indicated on the Site are trademarks of FirstClassBooks or its affiliates. FirstClassBooks graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are all trademarks or trade dress of FirstClassBooks or its affiliates (the "Trademarks and Trade Dress"). The Trademarks and Trade Dress may not be used by you in any way, including, but not limited to, use (i) in connection with any product or service that is not provided by FirstClassBooks, (ii) in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers or (iii) in any manner that disparages or discredits FirstClassBooks or its affiliates. All other trademarks not owned by FirstClassBooks or its affiliates that appear on the Site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by FirstClassBooks or its affiliates.

Licenses and Restrictions

The Site is made available to you for your lawful, personal, non-commercial use only. You may print or download the pages of the Site for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you do not modify any of the pages or other content and you do not remove or alter any visible or non-visible identification, marks, notices, or disclaimers. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of the Site or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of the Site or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of any third party; or any use of data mining, robots, spiders, scrapers, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. The Site or any portion of the Site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of FirstClassBooks. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of FirstClassBooks without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing FirstClassBooks' name or trademarks without the express written consent of FirstClassBooks. You agree not to interfere with or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site and not to bypass any measures used by FirstClassBooks to prevent or restrict access to any portion of the Site. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by FirstClassBooks.

Export Control

The United States Export Control laws prohibit the export and re-export of certain technical data and software to certain territories. No content from this Site may be downloaded or otherwise transmitted in violation of the United States Export Control laws.

Pricing

We cannot confirm the price of an item on the Site until you order -- it is possible that such price may increase or decrease between the time the item is placed in the shopping cart and the time that the purchase is actually made. Despite our best efforts, an item may be priced incorrectly on the Site. If an item's correct price is higher than our stated price, we will, at our discretion, either contact you for instructions before shipping or cancel your order and notify you of such cancellation.

Risk of Loss

The risk of loss and title for all items purchased via the Site pass to you upon our delivery to the shipping carrier.

Product Descriptions

FirstClassBooks attempts to be as accurate as possible in describing the products listed on the Site. However, FirstClassBooks does not warrant that product descriptions or other content on the Site is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If you purchase an item from FirstClassBooks that is not as described on the Site, your sole and exclusive remedy is to return the item for a refund.

Age of Users

FirstClassBooks does not intend for the Site to be used by individuals under the age of 18 without the supervision of a parent or guardian 18 years of age or older. If you are under 18, you may use the Site only with involvement of a parent or guardian.

Termination of Usage

FirstClassBooks reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, cancel orders, or deny access to all or any part of the Site, without notice, for any reason in FirstClassBooks' sole discretion.

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless FirstClassBooks, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, customers, vendors, officers and employees from any liability, damage or cost (including reasonable attorneys' fees and cost) from any claim or demand made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Use or your violation of any law or other right of any person or entity.

Password and Account Security

If you use any part of the Site that requires you to open an account, the information that you provide must be current, complete and accurate. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You may not use anyone else's account at any time, without the permission of the account holder.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY FIRSTCLASSBOOKS ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. FIRSTCLASSBOOKS MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. FIRSTCLASSBOOKS DISCLAIMS ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMER MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. THIS WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS AND YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER LEGAL RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE.

Severability

The provisions of these Terms of Use are intended to be severable. In the event that any provision is determined to be unenforceable or invalid, such provision shall nonetheless be enforced to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.

Applicable Law

This Site is created and controlled by FirstClassBooks in the State of Arkansas. The laws of the State of Arkansas will govern these Terms of Use, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. You agree to the personal jurisdiction by and venue in the state and federal courts in Pulaski County, Arkansas.

Dispute Resolution

We will do our best to resolve any controversy or dispute that you may have with us in a satisfactory manner. If we are unable to resolve any such dispute, then either party shall submit such controversy or dispute to mediation. If the dispute cannot be resolved through mediation, then the parties shall be free to pursue any right or remedy available to them under applicable law.

Modification

FirstClassBooks may change these Terms of Use and other guidelines and rules posted on the Site from time to time at its sole discretion. Your continued access or use of the Site constitutes your acceptance of the changes.

Last updated on July 11, 2008