Terms of Use

Terms of Use


The contents of the Rockefeller Memorial Chapel website are protected by US and international copyright laws. You may not reproduce, distribute, republish, upload, transmit, display, prepare derivative works of, publicly perform, sell, transfer, assign, license or use for commercial purposes any copyrighted material on the Rockefeller website without the prior written consent of the Rockefeller website, except as provided below. All rights not expressly granted in these Terms of Use are reserved to Rockefeller Memorial Chapel.

You may copy, download one copy on a single computer, and print a limited amount of content, for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that (a) you include without modification all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the content, (b) you do not modify the content, (c) you do not use the content in a manner that suggests Rockefeller Memorial Chapel promotes or endorses your, or any third party’s, causes, ideas, websites, products or services, and (d) you do not use the content in any way that is unlawful or harmful to any other person or entity.

No quotes from any material on the Rockefeller Memorial Chapel website may be used in any media without attribution to Rockefeller Memorial Chapel at the University of Chicago.


All rights are reserved by the respective owners. You may not use any Rockefeller Memorial Chapel or University of Chicago-provided service marks, logos or graphics, without Rockefeller Memorial Chapel or University of Chicago’s prior written consent.

Social Media/User Materials

Through social networking features, users may post, upload, transmit and/or otherwise submit (“Submit”) comments, messages, other text, photos, images, story, and other content and materials, and make recommendations, on or through these services. You acknowledge that User Materials may be routed through our servers, the servers of one or more third parties on our behalf, and the Internet, and may be viewed by Rockefeller staff and by the general public. You acknowledge that the Rockefeller and the University of Chicago social networking features, forums and discussions, and other features, are for public and not private communications.

We reserve the right to screen, refuse to post, remove, or edit User Materials at any time and for any or no reason in our absolute and sole discretion without prior notice, although we have no duty to do so. If we elect to screen User Materials, there may be a delay in the posting of such content to allow for a review process. If we have questions about your User Materials, we have the right, but not the duty, to contact you for further information, including, for example, to verify that you own the copyright or otherwise have the rights to post the User Materials.

Links to Third Party Sites and Services

The Rockefeller Memorial Chapel website contain links to Internet sites, applications and services maintained by third parties, over which Rockefeller or the University of Chicago has no control. Rockefeller does not endorse the content, operators, products or services of such sites, and Rockefeller is not responsible or liable for the content, operators, availability, accuracy, quality, advertising, products, services or other materials on or available from such sites. Rockefeller shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, products or services available on or through such sites.

In some cases, the Rockefeller website may include certain embedded tools provided and controlled by third parties and governed by the terms and policies of the third parties. You should only use these third party tools if you agree to their respective terms and policies.


If you have any questions about the terms of use, please contact us at 773.702.2667.

First posted April 28, 2014; updated February 8, 2019