All images and catalogue data of objects posted on RRN website are protected by copyright. Reproduction is prohibited without the express written authorization of the copyright owner. The holding institution (e.g. Museum of Anthropology, Laboratory of Archaeology, etc.) owns and is responsible for all copyright notices covering the images, the holding institution’s catalogue data and any other accompanying credits. Any commercial or publication use is strictly prohibited. Copying, redistribution, or exploitation for personal or corporate gain is not permitted. Requests to use images or information appearing on the RRN must be directed to the appropriate holding institution.


Accuracy of Content

Although reviewed for accuracy at the time of posting, information available on the RRN website is subject to change without notice. Users should confirm the accuracy of information before taking any related action. Errors noted regarding site content should be reported to [email protected].

Permanence of Account

Because of the challenges involved in removing a user after they have participated in the RRN, it is not possible to delete your account. You are able to delete individual contributions that you have made to the RRN.

External Links

The RRN website contains only a few links to outside communities and organizations with whom the RRN has established partnerships, or which are deemed appropriate and useful to furthering the RRN mandate (eg. co- developer communities). We unfortunately are unable to accept general requests to create links to sites external to the work of the RRN.

Link Maintenance

The RRN makes every effort to ensure that links on its site are viable. Broken links do go unnoticed from time to time, however, and we encourage you to report such instances to [email protected].


The RRN values your privacy. Your email address will not be sold, rented, or otherwise distributed to any third party. It will be used only to reply to your questions and discussions. You may unsubscribe from the RRN email list at any time by contacting [email protected].

Online Security

To prevent unauthorized site access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Computer Viruses

While every effort is made to ensure that information on this site does not contain viruses, you should take reasonable and appropriate precautions to avoid them, and ensure that you have a complete and current backup of the applicable items or information contained on your computer system. You should pay specific attention to some of the newer viruses that have been written to automatically execute when an infected word processing document is loaded into certain word processing programs.

Responsible Use of Information Technology

Use of this site is governed by UBC's policy on Responsible Use of Information Technology Facilities and Services ( or