The Israel State Archives - Prime Minister’s Office (hereafter: the Office) offers information through an on-line service/internet website (hereafter: the Service) in accordance with the following conditions. The term “user” as follows indicates any person who contacts or connects to the Service.
According to the creative rights legislation in Israel, and in accordance with international treaties, the creative rights of Office publications, including those published in this Service, belong to the State of Israel. These creative rights pertain to, among others, text, photographs, illustrations, maps, sound, videos, graphics and application programs (hereafter: the protected material), unless explicitly determined that the creative rights over the protected material belong to another body.
The user is permitted to make “fair usage” of the protected material, in accordance with the rules determined by law. “Fair usage” includes reasonable quotation of the protected material.
The user making the quote, as aforementioned, must indicate the source of the quotation, if it is from the Office or any other body. The user must not make use of the protected material in a distorted or damaging manner, or change it in any other way, or undertake any action that belittles the value of the protected material which may damage the dignity or reputation of the owner of the creative rights. In accordance with the legislation pertaining to creative rights, the user is forbidden to copy, redistribute, re-broadcast or publish protected material without prior approval in writing from the Office.
Contacting the Officeisarc@archives.gov.il. Answers will be provided as soon as possible, and no later than 14 days after receiving the e-mail.
Any query pertaining to this Service, and other questions relating to activities under the purview of the Office may be asked directly of the Office by e-mail, at the following address:
Personal information provided to the Office through this Service, will be kept private in accordance with the Law for the Protection of Privacy of 1981.
Official Publications by the State of Israel
If a contradiction or inaccuracy is discovered between the material published on the Service and official written publications of the State of Israel, only the aforementioned official published material will be considered accurate.