Terms of Service

Terms and Conditions

Before using GauchoBook’s site you must read, agree to, and accept all terms and conditions contained in this agreement. Changes to policies may be made at anytime, except in the case of Privacy Policy, without notice. Your use of the site shall constitute acceptance of the terms of and other policies as modified.

Terms of Use

While using GauchoBooks you will not:

  • Post, list, or upload any content other than textbook information and images
  • Post, list, or upload textbooks not applicable to UCSB departments, courses, and 
  • Manipulate prices of any item or interfere with other listings
  • Post false, inaccurate, misleading, defamatory, or libelous contact
  • Fail to deliver items sold by you unless the buyer fails to follow the posted terms
  • Fail to pay for items purchased by you unless the seller fails to follow posted terms
  • Distribute or post spam, unsolicited or bulk electronic communications, chain letters, or 
pyramid schemes

Violations and Disputes 

If a conflict between a buyer and a seller arises you may report the conflict on our site.
All users have the right to flag and/or report any posts that violates our terms of use. We handle each flag and report on a case-by-case basis. GauchoBooks does not act as a mediator between buyer and seller disputes, however, we reserve the right to limit, suspend, or terminate our services and user accounts, restrict or prohibit access to, and your activities on our services, delay or remove hosted content based on each case or if:

  • We think that you are creating problems or possible legal liabilities
  • We think that such restrictions will improve the security of the UCSB community
  • We think that you are infringing the rights of third parties
  • We think that you are acting inconsistently with the letter or spirit of this user agreement 
or our policies

Privacy Policy

We do not disclose any personal information to any third parties unless you reply to a seller’s post. When posting to a seller about a book your message will be sent to the seller via your email. If you object to your email being disclosed to the seller please do not use this site or service. All other personal information is not disclosed.

If you disclose your information to others, whether they are buyers or sellers on our site or other sites throughout the internet, different rules may apply to their use or disclosure of the information you disclose to them. GauchoBooks does not control the privacy policies of third parties, and you are subject to the privacy policies of those parties where applicable. We encourage you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others.