Terms of Use

Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern BAJS's relationship with you in relation to this website.

The term 'BAJS' or 'us' or 'we' refers to the owner the British Association of Japanese Studies. The term 'you' refers to the user or viewer of our website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

  • The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
  • Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  • Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
  • This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
  • All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.
  • Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
  • From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).
  • Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England, Scotland and Wales.

Image Copyrights

All the images on this website have been taken from the Japan National Tourism Organisation's Japan Photo Library.

Copyright as follows:

  • Cherry blossoms of ruins of Ueda castle. © Nagano Prefecture / © JNTO
  • Kouzenji temple. © Nagano Prefecture / © JNTO
  • Mt. Fuji & Tokyo Night View. © Y.Shimizu
  • Akihabara. © JNTO
  • Irises in Kenrokuen Garden. © Kanazawa City / © JNTO
  • Sake Barrel. © Mr.Colin Sinclair / © JNTO
  • Gurutto Horikawa Meguri in winter. © JNTO
  • Shibuya Scramble intersection. © Y.Shimizu / © JNTO
  • Jigokudani yaen-koen. © Nagano Prefecture / © JNTO
  • Snow scene. © JNTO
  • Benten-jima Hot Spring. © Hamamatsu Visitors and Convention Bureau / © JNTO
  • Shunko-in. © Yasufumi Nishi / © JNTO