Terms of Use

The welland.library.on.ca website is owned and operated by the Welland Public Library (WPL). This page states the Terms and Conditions under which you may use the website. By accessing this website, you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. If you do not accept the Terms and Conditions stated herein, please do not use the website. WPL may revise these Terms and Conditions at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page periodically to review the Terms and Conditions because they are binding on you.


Canadian copyright law and international agreements protects WPL Website and the material images appearing within it. Such website, materials and images may not be copied, published, distributed, downloaded or otherwise stored in a retrieval system, transmitted or converted, in any form or by any means, electronic or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the copyright owner.

Limitations and Warranties

Every effort has been made to ensure the information contained within the website is correct, WPL accepts no responsibility for any errors, omissions, or inaccuracies. WPL reserves the right to change notices and descriptions without advanced warning. In the case of a difference between the version presented on the website and the version of content in WPL Board’s records, WPL Board’s records shall be deemed to be correct. It is always in the best interest of the viewers of WPL’s website when in doubt to contact Library staff to ensure timely and accurate information. WPL accepts no responsibility for any expenses or damages incurred directly or indirectly resulting from the use of this information.

Any opinion, advice, article, publication, statement, service, offer, or other information or content expressed or made available on any site linked to this website, is that of the respective author or distributor and not of WPL. WPL assumes no obligation to update the materials, advise on further developments concerning topics mentioned or update the functionality of the services. WPL reserves the right to modify, update or change this website at any given time, without prior notice. The information contained on this website may contain typographical errors. Further, no representations or warranties are made concerning the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or reliability of the Materials or Services, or of any information contained in any site links to this website. WPL does not warrant or guarantee uninterrupted access to the website, any site linked to this website or to the availability of Internet email links provided on the website.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”,  which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser; however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

For additional information, please see the Google Analytics Terms of Service (http://www NULL.google NULL.com/analytics/en-GB/tos NULL.html).