Terms & Conditions
"eBooks" and "Links" thereto eBooks
In these T&C, an "eBook" means an electronic book, in .pdf or .epub format, capable of being opened and read on your PC, Mac or certain other hardware devices or Adobe Digital Editions software ("Adobe Reader"), such digital content reader applications hereinafter referred to as "Reader Applications". Your access to any eBook purchased by you from CUM Books will be granted via a link to such eBook's .acsm file ("Link")
Limits to functionality and usage of eBooks:
eBooks will not be readable on devices that do not support either of the Reader Applications.
Please note that CUM Books’ eBooks can only be read on the follow ing devices: iPad, iPod & an iPhone Touch.
Even if a device supports either of the Reader Applications, eBooks can only be read on such Device/s if you have associated it with your profile in the Reader Application. If you have not registered with one of the Reader Applications, you will only be able to read the eBook on the device onto which it was first downloaded.
You need to be connected to the Internet when you download an eBook and to open it for the first time. On subsequent openings of the eBook you will not need to be connected to the Internet, provided you are opening the eBook from the device you registered with the relevant Reader Application when you first downloaded and opened the eBook.
Illegal Use of eBooks
All eBooks are the exclusive property of CUM Books or its licensors and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. The download of eBooks is intended for your personal and non-commercial use. Any other use of eBooks purchased from CUM Books is strictly prohibited.
You may not modify, transmit, publish, participate in the transfer or sale of, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display, or in any way exploit, any of the content of eBooks, in whole or in part, and more specifically, you will not print, copy, or 'lend' eBooks to any other person ("Illegal Activities"). By downloading any eBook, you hereby acknowledge and agree to these terms. You hereby undertake that you shall not attempt to do any of the Illegal Activities and should any of the Illegal Activities be possible for some reason, you undertake to not do so. You hereby indemnify CUM Books from any and all loss, damage, or expense it may suffer or from claims which may be made by third parties against CUM Books which arise from or in relation to your having participated in any Illegal Activities in relation to any eBook sold by CUM Books.
Please note that all eBook purchases are non refundable.
Ordering eBooks from CUM Books
When purchasing an eBook from CUM Books, you will be purchasing the right to download such eBook from the relevant publisher's website and consequently, delivery will take place electronically via the internet as described below.
Practical issues to note in utilising the Link to download the eBook:
The Link will contain your unique reference number as allocated by the publisher of the eBook
By clicking on the Link, a small locator file, unique to you, will be downloaded explaining where you can go to download the eBook.
Please take note: The .epub/.pdf files are digital right management (DRM) encrypted and are served via the Adobe Content Server (ACS). Please make sure that the DRM files via ACS are readable on your reader, it can only be read on certain devices. CUM Books cannot be held responsible if you cannot read the file on your reader.
CUM Books provides instructions with the purchase of every eBook and explains why it is necessary to register an Adobe ID before downloading any eBook. If the customer does not follow the instructions and downloads the eBook without registering first, CUM Books cannot be held responsible when a customer does not follow the correct procedure when downloading an eBook. No new link will be supplied if the eBook is no longer available on the device or if the customer wants to transfer the eBook to another device.