Terms of Service

LitWits is an information- and service-oriented web site. We also sell eductional classes and products.  The use of our free and paid services and products is at your own risk.

LitWits does not guarantee that service will continue uninterrupted. Any materials viewed, accessed, read, or downloaded from are also at your own risk. Although we work very hard to provide accurate, error-free content, LitWits gives no guarantee of any kind that its materials are written with accurate content, descriptions, or opinions. In addition, LitWits gives no guarantee or assurance that its work is error free. LitWits does not offer any guarantees that the materials that are downloaded will be virus free. You are solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from using or downloading LItWits materials. By using the web site in any manner you understand and agree with these policies.

Material Ownership

All of the Content on is copyrighted (including without limitation names, logos, trademarks, service marks, images, graphics, photographs, illustrations, artwork, and other elements) except for excerpts from books in the Public Domain. LitWits logos and product and service names are trademarks of LitWits Workshops, LLC.

LitWits content may be downloaded or printed for personal or classroom use, but may not be distributed beyond that, or for any commercial reason whatsoever. Any individual, company, or entity found to have copied from LitWits for commercial use will be in violation of trademark and copyright laws, and LitWits will pursue legal action. No copies, sales, modifications, uploading, or any other form of copyright infringement is permitted.

Email Collection

When you register for a class or purchase a product, whether by credit card, coupon, or purchase order, it is necessary to complete the user registration form. On-site accounts are required to access our web-based Explorer’s Guides. When you complete the form,  your email address will be added to our list. This is so we can communicate with you about your account. We will also occasionally send you tips and updates, marketing emails, and new product information.  Please view our Privacy Policy for information on your email and other personal information.


By submitting the user registration form, you are affirming that the information provided is accurate as of the date entered. Individual profiles can be modified, deleted, or altered in any way that LitWits deems reasonable. Please view our Privacy Policy for information on your email and other personal information. If you have a particular concern, please contact LitWits at


When you purchase access to a web-based Explorer’s Guide, either by credit card, purchase order, or a coupon of any value, you are licensed to access selected pages on the LitWits website. You are also given permission to use its copyrighted resources as part of the classroom curriculum. Each LitWits license is valid for one family or classroom, to a maximum of 30 students. Two or more groups smaller than 30 students each may not share the same license, and users may not extend their license to outside parties. Only users with licenses have LitWits’ permission to use copyrighted materials. Your account must be registered in the name of the educator using the resources.

You have our permission to print a reasonable number of copies of LitWits content for noncommercial personal or classroom use, as long as any copies you print continue to show all notices concerning copyright, trademark and other proprietary rights that appear in the reproduced material.

These licensing policies apply to any and all formats of our Explorer’s Guides, including but not limited to web-based, PDF, and printed.

Username and Password

To register in our Explorer’s Guides store, you will be assigned a username and password (“Username”). You agree to provide us with accurate, complete, unique and updated contact information for each educator accessing the website or using downloaded resources. You also agree that Users will not register or be registered with the intent to impersonate someone, and they may only be used by the person to whom they are assigned. Users remain at all times solely and fully responsible for the confidential, proper use of their Accounts.

LitWits can not be held liable for the misuse of your username and password. If you believe that someone else has misused your password, you must contact us LitWits immediately. Any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity on your Account may be reported to appropriate law-enforcement agencies by us.

You can change your password by logging in to your Account and clicking on “Password” or “Account Details.”


When utilizing or referencing LitWits resources in any written work, you must publicly give as your source, including the most relevant LitWits URL. By using LitWits services and information, you are held accountable for any attempts to copy, maneuver, or alter LitWits text for your own use. Using, reading, or downloading the materials in any way is at your own discretion and risk. You are solely accountable for your usage of the site materials.

Disclaimer: Content

All information in is published for the sole purpose of intellectual stimulation, educational enrichment, and general knowledge. The materials on LitWits have been made using extensive and detailed research. However, despite LitWits’ best efforts, the content may not be accurate or complete. Therefore LitWits makes no warranty to the accuracy, completeness, usefulness, value, quality, performance, merchantability, fairness, or fitness for a particular purpose of the Content or any information contained therein, nor does LitWits guarantee against errors, failed links, omissions, or lost data on the site.

The entire risk for the results and performance of the Content is assumed by the User. In no event will LitWits be liable for direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages arising out of the use of or inability to use the Content or for any loss or damage of any nature caused to any person as a result of that use.

LitWits shall have the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to refuse, revise, remove, or move any Content that is available on its website.

Disclaimer: Links

LitWits provides links to other websites or Internet resources for purposes of enrichment and education. LitWits makes a careful effort to curate links to child-safe images, videos, and information. However, because Internet content and advertising are constantly changing, LitWits strongly recommends that you preview all videos and other external links before showing them to your students.

Because LitWits has no control over such websites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that LitWits is not responsible for the availability of such external websites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, accuracy, quality, advertising, products, or other materials on, or available from, such websites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that LitWits shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused, or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of, or reliance on, any such content, goods, or services available on, or through any such website or resource.

LitWits is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Clicking on “this book” in our store pages will take you to, where you may choose to purchase books we have linked to. LitWits receives a small commission for your purchase.

Guidelines Regarding Children

Our products and services are marketed for and directed towards purchase by adults or with the consent of adults. By accepting these Terms of Service through your use of the Site, you certify that you are 18 years of age or older. If you are under the age of 18 but at least 13 years of age you may use this Site only under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian who agrees to be bound by these Terms of Service. does not knowingly collect personal information about children under the age of 18. Should we learn that someone under the age of 18 has provided any personal information to we will remove that information as soon as possible. If you are a parent or legal guardian agreeing to these Terms of Service for the benefit of a child under the age of 18, be advised that you are fully responsible for his or her use of this Site, including all financial charges and legal liability that he or she may incur.

Credit Cards

Misuse of credit cards through theft or other illegal measure will not be permitted on LitWits. Those who use illegal/stolen credit cards on will be punished to the full extent of the law and those actions will be considered a breach of the Terms of Service.

Language and Conduct

You will be held solely responsible for your language and conduct on the LitWits site. Furthermore, you are bound by your local, state, national, and international laws and regulations. LitWits is not responsible for any conduct on or derived from the LitWits site including product reviews or blog comments. You read and interpret postings in these content areas solely at your own risk. LitWits is not responsible for harassing, offensive, violent, lewd, discriminatory, promotional, illegal, threatening, or libelous postings anywhere its site, although we will remove it when we become aware of it.  Furthermore, LitWits reserves the right to terminate any user from accessing the website for any actions that are deemed or even suspected, in LitWits’ opinion, unreasonable or that fall into the preceding list. By posting anywhere on the LitWits site, you grant LitWits the exclusive rights to translate, alter, modify, update, delete, or make any other edits which are desired by LitWits. We will not alter product reviews except to improve grammar, punctuation, or spelling, and only if necessary for clarity’s sake.


You agree to indemnify and hold LitWits and its agents, affiliates, officers, or employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party because of or arising from any Content you submit, post, transmit or make available through LitWits, your use of LitWits, your connection to LitWits, your violation of the TOS, or your violation of any rights of another.

Cancellations and Refunds

LitWits offers classes, products, and access to pages for purchase. When a purchase is made for page access, the purchaser is sent a confirmation email with a precise record of their purchase. Please make sure that the details are correct and contact us immediately if there is any discrepancy.

There are no refunds for charges already incurred. If you have any questions, please contact us.

In addition, once you make a purchase with us, there is no way it can be be returned. Memberships, which we no longer offer, are non-returnable, since complimentary and heavily discounted products or their downloadable contents are available to be accessed, viewed, downloaded, and printed immediately.  A purchase of a web-based product is effectively consumed once the purchase has been made. Unless there is an error on the website, you are responsible for your purchase(s).

Additional Information

The Terms of Service is an agreement between you (the User) and LitWits. The Terms of Service and the agreement between you and LitWits shall follow the laws governed by the State of California.

If you feel that someone has violated our Terms of Service, please contact LitWits at, or at the following address:

LitWits Workshops, LLC
PO Box 143
Capitola, CA  95010

LitWits posted this on September 1, 2020 at 2:24PM