Privacy Statement

Your privacy is important to Journals Consortium.  This privacy statement provides information about the personal information that Journals Consortium collects, and the ways in which Journals Consortium uses that personal information.


Personal information collection

Journals Consortium may collect and use the following kinds of personal information. This information may include names, affiliation and contact details; including postal address, emails, phone numbers and fax numbers.


Using personal information

Journals Consortium may use your personal information to:

  • administer this website;
  • personalize the website for you;
  • enable your access to and use of the website services;
  • publish information about you on the website;
  • send to you products that you purchase;
  • supply to you services that you purchase;
  • send to you statements and invoices;
  • collect payments from you; and
  • Send you marketing communications.

Where Journals Consortium discloses your personal information to its agents or sub-contractors for these purposes, the agent or sub-contractor in question will be obligated to use that personal information in accordance with the terms of this privacy statement.

In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere above, Journals Consortium may disclose your personal information to the extent that it is required to do so by law, in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings, and in order to establish, exercise or defend its legal rights.


Securing your data

Journals Consortium will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.


Cross-border data transfers

Information that Journals Consortium collects may be stored and processed in and transferred between any of the countries in which Journals Consortium operates to enable the use of the information in accordance with this privacy policy.

In addition, personal information that you submit for publication on the website will be published on the internet and may be available around the world.

You agree to such cross-border transfers of personal information.


Updating this statement

Journals Consortium may update this privacy policy by posting a new version on this website. 

You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are familiar with any changes. 


Other websites

This website contains links to other websites. 

Journals Consortium is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third party.


Contact

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or Journals Consortium’s treatment of your personal information, please write to helpdesk@journalsconsortium.org