Terms of Service

Please read these terms of service (“terms”, “terms of service”) carefully before using this website (the “service”) operated by ALA (“us”, ‘we”, “our”).

Conditions of Use

Use of this website is subject to the conditions stated below in this document. Every time you visit this website, use its services or make a purchase, you accept the following conditions. This is why we urge you to read them carefully.

Privacy Policy

Before you continue using our website we advise you to read our privacy policy regarding our user data collection. It will help you better understand our practices.


Content found on this website is a majority public domain and comprised of historical documentation, publications and imagery. Should you find information that does not fit within the public domain please contact us for corrections or additions to our site.


You hereby consent to receive communications from us if you subscribe to the news on our website. We will continue to communicate with you by posting news and notices on our website and by sending you emails.

Applicable Law

By visiting this website, you agree that [the laws of Illinois], without regard to principles conflict of laws, will govern these terms of service, or any dispute of any sort that might come between ALA and you, or its business partners and associates.


Any dispute related in any way to your visit to this website or to products you purchase from us shall be arbitrated in Springfield, Illinois according to the rules of the American Arbitration Association and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue of such courts.

Comments, Reviews, and Emails

Visitors may post content as long as it is not obscene, illegal, defamatory, threatening, infringing of intellectual property rights, invasive of privacy or injurious in any other way to third parties. Content has to be free of software viruses, political campaign, and commercial solicitation.

We reserve all rights (but not the obligation) to remove and/or edit such content. When you post your content, you grant ALA non-exclusive, royalty-free and irrevocable right to use, reproduce, publish, modify such content throughout the world in any media.

License and Site Access

We grant you a limited license to access and make personal use of this website. You are not allowed to download or modify it. This may be done only with written consent from us.

User Account

If you are an owner of an account on this website, you are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your private user details (username and password). You are responsible for all activities that occur under your account or password.

We reserve all rights to terminate accounts, edit or remove content and cancel orders in their sole discretion.