Congratulation to our $10 Starbucks gift card winner @megan.roshko!
and thank you to everyone who participated in our first instagram contest. We wish you all a safe and merry holiday season! Happy New Year!
CLOSED ***Contest*** Enter to win a $10 Starbucks gift card by guessing how many books we used in our Cameron Library book tree. Entering is SO easy!
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🧡 tag a friend with your guess
Winner will be announced Tuesday, December 17th. This giveaway is open to current student staff & faculty of the University of Alberta. Good luck!
(*This is not sponsored,endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram or Facebook)
BOOKTREE CONTEST | OFFICIAL RULES | NO PURCHASE NECESSARY
DRAW: The BookTree Contest (the “Draw”) is conducted by The Governors of the University of Alberta (the “University”), and is administered on behalf of the University by University of Alberta Library (“UAL”). The Draw is open to University students, staff and faculty in accordance with the eligibility criteria as determined by the University and as set out in these Official Rules.
ELIGIBILITY: To be eligible for the Draw (an “Eligible Entrant”) you must:
Be eighteen (18) years of age or older; and Follow the UAL Instagram page @uofalibrary, like the BookTree post and tag a friend.
You are not eligible for the Draw if you are a resident of Quebec. All decisions regarding eligibility to enter this Draw will be determined by the University in its sole discretion. This Draw is void where prohibited by law.
NUMBER OF PRIZES AND CHANCES OF WINNING: There is one (1) prize (“Prize”) available to be won in this Draw. The Prize is described in paragraph 9 below. The chances of winning the Prize will depend on the number of Eligible Entrants received in accordance with these Official Rules during the Entry Period as defined herein.
DRAW SCHEDULE: The Draw commences on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. (Edmonton Time) and closes on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. (Edmonton time) (the “Draw Closing Time”).
HOW TO ENTER: No purchase is necessary to enter this Draw. To be entered into the Draw, entrants must: 1) like the UAL Instagram page; 2) like the BookTree post; and 3) tag a friend. Each participant is eligible to enter the Draw more than once.
DRAW DETAILS: The random draw selection will take place on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. (Edmonton time). The Eligible Entrant who is chosen in the Draw (“Selected Entrant”) and has complied with these Official Rules will be the winner of the Prize (“Winner”).
If necessary, should the Prize be unclaimed, or should the Selected Entrant be unwilling, unable or ineligible to win the Prize as set out in these Official Rules, the Prize will be forfeited and the University shall have the right to select, as replacements only, an additional individual as the Selected Entrant. The Eligible Entrant, if any, who is drawn as a replacement will be contacted by the University.
All determinations of the Selected Entrant and the Winner by the University are final and binding. No communication with the Eligible Entrant will be entered into except with the Selected Entrant. All matters related to the Draw and the verification of the eligibility of the Selected Entrant to be declared the Winner shall be conducted by the University, or by persons designated by the University in its sole and absolute discretion. All decisions made by the University in this regard are final and binding and cannot be challenged.
NOTIFICATION: The University will contact the Selected Entrant via the Instagram post and message on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 immediately following the Draw. The Selected Entrant must respond by Thursday, January 31, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. (Edmonton Time), at which time they will be asked the skill-testing question to obtain their Prize. If the Selected Entrant does not respond or complete the skill-testing question by Thursday, January 31, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. (Edmonton Time), the Prize will be forfeited and the University will draw, as replacements only, an additional Selected Entrant.
DECLARATION OF WINNER: The Selected Entrant will not be declared the Winner in accordance with paragraph 6 unless and until:
The University has determined that such entrant is an Eligible Entrant pursuant to these Official Rules; and
The Selected Entrant correctly answers a time limited skill testing question as provided for in these Official Rules.
Once this verification takes place the Selected Entrant will be declared the Winner. The Winner is to pick up the Prize at the Cameron Library Service Desk.
PRIZE: There is one (1) Prize in this Draw, being one (1) gift card to Starbucks, with an approximate value of $10.00 (CDN).
SKILL TESTING QUESTION: To win the Prize, the Eligible Entrant must correctly answer unaided, the mathematical, time-limited, skill-testing question as follows: 60 multiplied by 4 divided by 6 minus 15 =_____ prior to being declared the Winner.
DRAW MODIFICATION OR CANCELLATION: The University reserves the right, without prior notice and at any time, to terminate the Draw, in whole or in part, or modify, suspend or extend the Draw in any way, if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the Draw is impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions (including without limitation, computer viruses, glitches or printing or production errors) have destroyed or severely undermined the proper conduct, integrity, and/or feasibility of the Draw. In the event the University is prevented from continuing with the Draw as contemplated herein by any event beyond its control, including but not limited to fire, flood, natural or man-made epidemic or health or other means, earthquake, explosion, labour dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war or any federal, provincial or local government law, order, or regulation, public health crisis, the order of any court or jurisdiction, or by any other cause not reasonably within the University’s control (each a “Force Majeure” event), then subject to any governmental approval which may be required, the University shall have the right to modify, suspend, extend or terminate the Draw.
PARTICIPATION: Participation in this Draw constitutes an agreement by each participant to comply with these Official Rules.
RELEASE AND INDEMNIFICATION: By entering the Draw, each participant: (a) releases and agrees to hold the University, its respective directors, officers, employees and agents harmless from and against any and all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including, without limitation, bodily injury and property damage, or any other damage or loss, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in this Draw, any Draw related activity, or from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the Prize or participation in any Prize related activity; and (b) agrees to fully indemnify the University and its respective directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all claims on the part of any third party or parties related in any way and for any reason to the Draw or to the Prize, including, without limitation, death, and personal or property damage or injury.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: The University assumes no responsibility or liability for incorrect, damaged, illegible, incomplete, mutilated, spoiled, destroyed, stolen, misplaced, lost, late, misdirected or incomplete Entry Forms, which may be judged void, any notifications, responses, replies, or for any computer, telephone, hardware, software or technical malfunctions that may occur. The University assumes no responsibility for any theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, Entry Forms. The University is not responsible for any injury or damage to Entrants in this Draw.
PUBLICITY RELEASE: By entering this Draw, each participant whose Entry Form is drawn hereby agrees and grants to the University, without further compensation, the unrestricted rights, but not the obligation, to the use his/her name, picture, portrait, likeness, voice, along with his/her address (City and Province) and any statements made by or attributed to such Eligible Entrant in any and all media, now known or hereafter devised, without notice, review or approval, in perpetuity and throughout the universe, for advertising and promotional purposes in connection with the Draw and other promotions, without further notice or compensation and releases the University from any liability with respect thereto.
OFFICIAL RULES AND LAWS: These are the official Draw rules (the “Official Rules”). This Draw is governed by and construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the Province of Alberta and federal laws of Canada applicable therein and the parties hereby attorn to the jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Alberta. These Draw rules are subject to change without notice in order to comply with any applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws or the policy of any other entity having jurisdiction over the University. These Official Rules, as amended from time to time, will be posted on the website at https://www.instagram.com/uofalibrary/.
CONSTRUCTION: The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained in these Official Rules. Headings and captions are used in these Official Rules solely for ease of reference, and shall not be deemed to affect in any manner the meaning or intent of these Official Rules or any provision hereof. These Official Rules cannot be modified or amended in any way except in writing by a duly authorized representative of the University. Employees of the University are not authorized to modify, amend or waive these Draw Rules.
PRIVACY: The personal information requested pursuant to these Official Rules is collected, used and disclosed under the authority of section 33(c) the Alberta Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be protected in accordance with Part 2 of that Act. It will be collected, used and disclosed for the purpose of administration of the Draw. Individuals who submit information to UAL in participation in this Draw acknowledge the above collection of their personal information for these purposes. Direct any questions about this collection, use or disclosure to: Eva Romaniuk at email@example.com.