I-scholar is always committed to maintaining your confidence and trust with respect to the privacy of the personal identification information collected. Our goal via our website is to provide access to a wide selection of journals for the largest group of people possible. To ensure a safe environment for all of our users, we have established our Privacy Statement. This details mutual expectation between us.
We may request users of this Site to provide personal information. The information collected directly from a user may include contact information such as the user's name, e-mail address, and postal address.
I-scholar is owned by Informatics Publishing Limited. By accessing any areas of I-scholar users agree to be legally bound and to abide by the terms set forth below. Informatics Publishing Limited reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to revise this Privacy Statement. Users' continued use of this site following posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of such changes.
In order to access certain content on I-scholar and to make use of all functionality and advanced personalization features of the site, we ask you to register by completing and submitting a registration form.Automatic Collection of Information
The Site automatically collects certain information from your web browser with regard to your usage of the Site. Some of the information collected automatically from all users include the Internet Protocol ("IP") address used to connect your computer to the Internet; computer and connection information such as browser type and version, operating system, and platform; and full Uniform Resource Locator ("URL") click stream data, including date and time, and content you viewed or searched for while you were on the Site.
This site additionally uses '"cookies" to collect information. Cookies are anonymous, unique alphanumeric identifiers sent to your browser from a website's computer and stored on your computer's hard drive. The type of information collected as a result of a cookie being stored on your computer is specific to your computer. "Session" cookies collect information about your use of the Site (e.g., whether you are logged in) and to give you a more personalized browsing experience and help you navigate the Site more efficiently from page to page. These cookies are temporary and are deleted when you close your browser. "Persistent" cookies gather statistical information about repeat usage from your computer or workstation. Cookies generally do not contain personally identifiable information, but when you furnish your personal information through the Site, this information may be linked to any other data stored in cookies sent to your browser from the Site.
You may choose to prevent your browser from accepting certain cookies or have the browser take your consent before placing a cookie in your browser. You may also block the cookies altogether by accessing your browser's privacy preferences menu. However, if you block cookies altogether, you may not be able to register, login to the site or make use of the complete features and functionality of the site.How Personal Information Is Used
Personal information provided by you is used for:
¤ Completion of the activity for which the information was provided.
¤ Support of the activity such as allowing access, purchase of products or services, processing or completion of an order, response to website queries, technical support, account information, verification of site activity.
¤ Research and development to evaluate, enhance and improve the site and its functionalities.
¤ Customizing the content or design of the site.
¤ To communicate about changes or updates to the site, products, services, special offers, promotions and so on.Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties
Your personal information provided on the site has restricted access. Employees, agents, representatives, service providers and entities such as societies for which we are agents, licensees or publishers gain access to your identifiable information for the purposes mentioned in the policy.
If you are an institution and access the service, then your personal information and certain usage data gathered through the service, such as items viewed, downloaded etc. are tracked for usage analysis, subscription management.
No personal information will be disclosed without consent except under circumstances as mentioned here,
In response to court orders, legal process, or to establish or exercise our rights to defend against legal claims To investigate, prevent or take action against any illegal activities, fraud, safety, policy violation. If I-scholar line of business is acquired by, transferred to or merged with another company.Access and Changes to Your Registration Information and Preferences
A user can edit the information provided at registration to correct or update the information at any time. The responsibility of providing accurate information lies with the user.
We reserve the right to notify you of changes or updates to the Site whenever necessary.Third-Party Advertisers
The personal information provided for registration is retained as long as it is relevant to our business purposes or until the user requests data removal.Our Commitment to Data Security
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