Terms and Conditions



By accessing, browsing and/or using the Script Tutorials website you agree to the following terms:

The Center for Family History and Genealogy at Brigham Young University (hereafter "the CFHG" or "the Center") will make every reasonable effort to ensure that the information contained on the Script Tutorials website (http://script.byu.edu/) is correct at the time of publication, but the CFHG reserves the right to make subsequent changes to it, and services may be modified, supplemented or withdrawn.

You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner which does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party, such restriction or inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person and the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this site.

In no event will the CFHG be liable for any damages including, without limitation, indirect or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use, data, or profits, whether in action of contract, negligence or other tortuous action, arising out of or in connection with the use of the site. The CFHG does not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials.

If your computer does not support relevant technology including but not limited to encryption you may not be able to use certain services or access certain information on English, German, Dutch, Italian, French, Spanish, or Portuguese handwriting.

You may not mirror any material contained on the script.byu.edu website on any other server without the Center's prior written consent.

The Center for Family History and Genealogy assumes no responsibility for the contents of any other websites to which the Script Tutorials website has links. You acknowledge that we have no control over and we exclude all liability for any material on the World Wide Web which can be accessed by using the Script Tutorials website.

The service is accessed via the World Wide Web, which is independent of the service, and the CFHG. Your use of the World Wide Web is solely at your own risk and subject to all applicable national and international laws and regulations. The CFHG has no responsibility for any information or service obtained by you on the World Wide Web.

We may suspend or vary the whole or any part of the service offered by the Script Tutorials website for any reason at any time at our sole discretion.

The Center reserves the right to vary the terms of this contract from time to time. Such variations becoming effective immediately upon posting of the varied Contract on the Script Tutorials website. By continuing to use the Script Tutorials website services you will be deemed to accept such variation.



Copyright Statement​


This website and all of its contents (except for images, text and other materials which are acknowledged as having been provided by participating archives) are the copyright of the Center for Family History and Genealogy at Brigham Young University and reproduction is only permitted in accordance with the following terms:

You may view the website and download any part(s) of it (except for images, text and other materials which are acknowledged as having been provided by participating archives) to file or printer for the purposes of private reference, research or study. You may not (a) store it or print out copies of it (or any part of it) other than for the purposes set out in this paragraph; or (b) reproduce, copy or transmit it (or any part of it) in any other way for any purpose or in any other medium, without our prior written permission.

Some images, text and other materials are acknowledged as having been provided by the Immigrant Ancestors Project and its participating archives. The relevant participating archive reserves all rights in these and permission for any use must be obtained in writing from the relevant participating archive. Contact details for the IAP's participating archives can be found on the IAP website at http://immigrants.byu.edu/.

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