Terms of Use

The ASBC Fishbone References for Applied Brewing Scientists are now available via Internet subscription to brewing companies, educational institutions, and nonprofit organizations. Authorized users at these institutions must agree to the terms and conditions herein.

Authorized users include employees, students, and patrons at locations where Fishbone References are available by subscription. Authorized users may print, download, and access all enhancements. Fishbone References files may be shared with other authorized users at the same location as long as the Fishbone References subscription is currently active at that location. Information in the Fishbone References may be utilized for private research and studies and may be cited and referenced, but may not be reproduced publicly without prior written consent of ASBC

Subscribing institutions are solely responsible for limiting access to their employees, patrons, or students. These users may not systematically download, copy, reproduce, re-engineer, republish, resell, or redistribute Fishbone References content.

Customer Support and Limitation of Warranties and Liability: ASBC warrants that the Fishbone References will generally be available to authorized users at subscribing companies, except during server maintenance and upgrades, or under unforeseen circumstances. ASBC will make a reasonable effort to answer technical questions concerning access to the Fishbone References and supports the Fishbone References only if it is used under the terms and conditions designated by ASBC Any technical assistance that ASBC may provide to the customer is provided solely as a service to the customer, and ASBC assumes no liability. ASBC makes no warrant that the Fishbone References is free from bugs, errors, or omissions. ASBC is not responsible for any subscriber expense resulting from access to or use of the Fishbone References, including links to third party sites or suppliers.

While the ASBC Technical Committees and the publisher have used their best efforts in preparing this product, they make no representations or warranties with respect to the accuracy or completeness and specifically disclaim any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Users must assure themselves by appropriate validation procedures that these processes and techniques are reliable and accurate for the users' intended purposes. Reference to any commercial materials, equipment, or processes does not in any way constitute approval, endorsement, or recommendation by ASBC, and no warranty may be created or extended by sales representatives in written sales materials. Neither the technical committees nor the publisher shall be liable for any loss of profit or any other damages, including but not limited to special, incidental, consequential, or other damages that may occur to individuals or organizations because of the use of this product.

ASBC may change terms of use at any time and is the sole determiner of license levels and access criteria to the Fishbone References.