We are always pleased to receive any comments on this website, either by emailing w...@medev.ac.uk or by calling 0191 222 5888. Thanks to the Plain English Campaign for allowing us to use their website. We have based our information in this section on their site.
MEDEV is committed to making it's website user friendly and accessible to all. We have consulted with our various communities and undertaken usability studies in order to meet the requirements of our different user groups. We take steps to ensure our website conforms to web best practice guidelines and standards, such as the guidelines provided by web accessibility initiative of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).
The copyright in all of the material on this website belongs to MEDEV.
You are welcome to download any of the material for your own use on these terms:
We agree in principle with the work being done by Creative Commons (http://creativecommons.org) on open licencing, and will use UK versions of these licences wherever possible, usually cc-by-nc-sa. Where you can't see this licence, and if you would like to reproduce, redistribute or modify any of the material on this website please contact the w...@medev.ac.uk to obtain our permission (its rare we say no!).
We do not keep a database of people who send e-mails to us, and we do not pass these details to other people.
We do run a mailing list which you can register for by emailing us at e...@medev.ac.uk . We only use this to send out occasional announcements and a monthly newsletter, and we do not pass on any of the e-mail addresses. In addition we can, if you ask us to, add you to another list so that you can get printed copies of our newsletter and special reports. You can ask for this by email or by phoning 0191 222 5888.
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