This website www.pezzottaitejournals.net ("Site") is owned and operated by Pezzottaite Journals, Registered at: Saraswati Lane, Adjacent Artistic Dance & Fitness Studio, Near Modern Dewan Beverages, Jammu Tawi, Jammu & Kashmir -180002, India.

Pezzottaite Journals is committed to respecting data-protection regulations. This statement informs you of the steps we take to protect your rights.

We are committed to maintaining your confidence and trust with respect to the information we collect from you. This privacy policy sets forth what information we collect about you, how we use your information, and the choices you have about how we use your information. This policy applies solely to the information you provide while visiting this website and does not relate to information collected or distributed by means other than the site, e.g. via telephone or postal mail.

Information Collection

This site automatically collects information on our server logs from your web browser regarding your use of the site. Examples of information we collect 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 on the site.

This site also collects information through the use of "Cookies." Cookies enhance your experience using our website and help to personalize the service you receive. Cookies are small files, anonymous, unique alphanumeric identifiers sent to your browser from a website's computers and stored on your computer's hard drive. The type of information we collect as a result of a cookie being stored on your computer is specific to your computer.

We use "Session" cookies to 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. If you do not have session cookies enabled in your browser, these features will not be available, but the rest of the site functionality will not be affected.

We do not use cookies to access data from your hard drive, not to determine your e-mail address, or not to view data in cookies created by other websites. Cookies only store information that a web server places in them. They cannot look at other cookies on your hard drive nor can they look at any other information on your computer. We do not use cookies to harvest information from your computer. We use "Persistent" cookies to gather statistical information about repeat usage from your computer or workstation.

"Persistent" cookies gather statistical information about repeat usage from your computer or workstation.  In general, cookies do not contain personally identifiable information, but when you furnish your personal information through the site, this information may be linked to the non-personally identifiable data stored in cookies sent to your browser from the site.

Cookies are currently used:

  • To hold your search history;
  • To hold your temporary session marked list;
  • To synchronize services.

Cookie information may be used for technical administration of the website, research and development, customer information and marketing. All of the information collected through cookies is for internal use only and is used to compile aggregate information to analyse site, page, and service usage. We collect and use, and may from time to time supply third parties with, this information only as anonymous, collective or aggregated user data for the purposes of usage analysis, quality control, administering and improving the site; and to send you information about us and our products which we think may be of interest to you, electronically, or otherwise.

In the case of our online publications available through subscription, your personal information may be used to enable us to verify you are a subscriber and to deliver the online publication to you.

You can prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or disable cookies altogether by accessing your browser's preferences menu. If you choose to disable cookies altogether, you can use the site but will not be able to register, login to the site with a personal User Name and Password, or make use of the advanced personalization features of the site, although the basic features and functionality offered to unregistered users of the site will be possible to use.

There are a number of browsers and different versions of each browser which all act in different ways. You can visit www.aboutcookies.org to find details for various browsers on:

  • How to stop cookies being stored?
  • How to enable session cookies?
  • How to delete cookies if they have already been stored?

Registration of Personal Information

We collect the personal data that you may volunteer while using our services. We do not collect information about our visitors from other sources, such as public records or bodies, or private organizations.

We sometimes request users of our website to voluntarily provide personal information. The information which you volunteer to submit when you register may include your name, e-mail address, postal address, telephone number, profession, job title, delivery address and bank account (for net banking) details. Bank account information for net banking is encoded to maximize security before being sent over the Internet. We may also ask you for demographic and job-related information when conducting surveys in future.

In order to access certain content and to make use of the full functionality and advanced personalization features of the site such as alerts, saved searches, and search history, we ask you to register and obtain a personal user name and password.

You may be prompted to register when you:

  • Choose the "Register" link from the home page or login screens;
  • Use personalization features;
  • Create an e-mail alert or save a search;
  • Order a document.

The information collected from the registration form that is presented to users when they choose to register may include contact information such as the user's name, e-mail address, postal address, work setting, profession, principal professional field and country ("Registration Information"). The Registration Information is linked directly to a personal user name and password chosen by the user and can only be retrieved by supplying the correct user name and password that is linked to that profile.

If use of an electronic product, feature or service offered by us on this website requires a User to provide a name and password or other personally identifiable information, the User will have the option to opt in or out of providing such information and using the product, feature or service. Any private communications or information supplied to Pezzottaite Journals by a User may be used by Pezzottaite Journals for internal business purposes and to help enhance and develop our websites, but will not be shared with third parties unless we receive your consent.

How Personal Information is Used?

We do not sell your personal information to others.

We publish many journals on behalf of learned societies. Where you subscribe to a journal, we may share your subscription details with the society for whom we publish the journal, which they may use to invite you to join the society; or for other conferences and events organized by or for the society.

Some of our products are hosted by third parties but we agree with those third parties that they will keep your information secure and not use it for other purposes. If you sign up for services that are managed or offered by other organizations, they will obtain your information.

A number of other people's web sites have links on our site. If you link to their sites, they may collect information. Such sites are not within our control and are not covered by this privacy statement.

If we believe that your use of the site is unlawful or damaging to others, we reserve the right to disclose the information we have obtained through the site about you to the extent that it is reasonably necessary in our opinion to prevent, remedy or take action in relation to such conduct.

We use the personal information that you provide for such purposes as:

  • Completion and support of the activity for which the information was provided, such as allowing access to our journals and services, processing or fulfilling an order, or responding to your requests or inquiries;
  • Website and system administration, such as for the technical support of the site and its computer system, including processing computer account information, information used in the course of securing and maintaining the site, and verification of site activity by the site or its agents;
  • Tailoring or customizing content or design of the site during a single visit to the site and individualized personalization of the site on repeat visits;
  • Research and development to enhance, evaluate and improve the site and our services;
  • Pseudonymous analysis to create a profile used to determine the habits, interests or other characteristics of users for purposes of research, analysis and anonymous reporting;
  • Communicating with you about changes or updates to the site and our services and, with your consent, special offers, and promotions or market research surveys;
  • Communicating with you about products, services and any special offers which we believe may be of interest to you;
  • To ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;
  • For detecting and protecting against error, fraud or other criminal activity;
  • To enforce our terms and conditions of use, including carrying out security reviews to validate your identity, age, contact details, and financial information.

We may on occasion also match or combine the personal information that you provide with information that we obtain from other sources or that is already in our records, whether collected online or offline or by predecessor or affiliated group companies, for such purposes.

Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties

Access to your personal information is restricted to our employees, agents, representatives and service providers, such as our data processing operations, and entities for whom we are acting as an agent, licensee or publisher, for societies and our affiliated group companies, and for Pezzottaite Journals agents and distributors for the purposes set forth above. Some of these companies or third parties may be located in countries outside the European Economic Area (EEA) which do not have the same data protection laws as the EEA. If we transfer your information outside of the EEA, we will ensure that your privacy rights continue to be protected. Your personal information may be used by us for processing of any information and to provide you access with success.

If you are an authorized user of an institutional subscriber, your Registration Information and certain usage activity statistics, such as the number of items you downloaded and any non-subscribed items you accessed, may be shared, upon request of your institution, with your institution's librarian (s), information specialist (s) and / or administrator (s) for the purposes of your institution’s usage analysis, quality control, administering and improving the site, and subscription management. If your institution is a corporation or other business entity, additional usage activity statistics, such as the types of records you viewed and the number of searches you run, also may be shared for the purposes of cost attribution and departmental budgeting.

With your consent, we also may share your personal information with:

  • Our associations and / or with non-affiliated third parties that wish to send you information about their products and services that may be of interest to you and also in;
  • To agents and employees to administer any accounts, products, and services provided to you now or in the future;
  • To agents who profile your data so that we may tailor the goods / services we offer to your specific needs;
  • To anyone to whom we transfer or may transfer our rights and duties under our agreement with you;
  • If we have a duty to do so, or if the law allows us to do so. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

If this site offers an online content database or learning service ("Service") and you access the Service through an institution-sponsored subscription, your personal information and certain usage data gathered through the service, such as the number of items you downloaded, any non-subscribed items you accessed, and test scores, may be shared with your institution for the purposes of usage analysis, subscription management, course management, and testing and remediation.  If your institution is a corporation or other business entity, additional usage data, such as the types of records you viewed and the number of searches you ran, also may be shared for the purposes of cost attribution and departmental budgeting.

We will not otherwise disclose any personal information without your consent except under the following circumstances:

  • In response to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our rights to defend against legal claims;
  • If we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, safety of person or property, violation of our policies, or as otherwise required by law; and
  • If this site, or a related asset or line of business is acquired by, transferred to or merged with another company.

Access & Changes to Registration Information & Preferences

Registered users may access their identified contact information and other registration information and correct any discrepancies or update information by logging into your account at any time, or contact us at: contactus@pezzottaitejournals.net. The accuracy of such information is solely the responsibility of the user. No access is given to other data that may have been collected about users.

If you wish to receive alerts, special offers or promotions from us, please tick the appropriate check box when you register or amend your preferences by logging in and updating your profile, at any time. If you wish to cease receiving any of this information, amend your preferences by following the same procedure, or contact us at: contactus@pezzottaitejournals.net. We reserve the right to notify you of changes or updates to the site whenever necessary.

Third Party Advertisers

We contract with third-party advertisers and their agents that post on the site banner ads, which may link to other websites not under our control. These third-party advertisers and their agents may use cookie technology to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements or may otherwise collect personally identifiable information from you when you leave this site. We are not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or other materials offered from such advertisers and their agents. Transactions that occur between you and the third party are strictly between you and the third party and are not our responsibility. You should review the privacy policy of any third-party advertiser and its agent, as their policies may differ from ours.

Pezzottaite Journals does not give advertisers access to your private personal account information (such as email address). However, by selecting, interacting with or viewing an ad you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the targeting criteria used to display the advertisement.

Retention of Personal Information

We retain the personal information we collect from you for as long as the information is relevant to our business purposes or until you request that we remove it from our records.

Where requested, we will provide you with a readable copy of the personal data which we keep about you, by contacting us at the address above. We may require proof of your identity before supplying you with this information to ensure confidentiality. We will provide the information without any charge.

We do not allow you to challenge the data we hold about you, but where appropriate, you may have the data erased, rectified, amended or completed.

Our Commitment to Data Security

We recognize that your privacy is important to you, and therefore we endeavour to keep your personal information confidential. We follow strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of the information you have given to us in order to protect your privacy. Pezzottaite Journals uses industry-standard encryption technologies when transferring and receiving consumer data exchanged with our site.

The personal and demographic information about each user is stored on servers that are behind a firewall and physically housed within a secured data centre. Furthermore, our internal practices help protect your privacy by limiting employee access to and use of such information, and therefore help to secure your privacy. However, we do not represent, warrant, or guarantee that your personal information will be protected against unauthorized access, loss, misuse, or alterations, and do not accept any liability for the security of such information submitted to us nor for your or third parties' use or misuse of such information.

If Pezzottaite Journals learns of a security systems breach we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps, however, we will never ask you to submit additional personal information or to verify the status of or information related to your account in any electronic communication email. By using this web site or providing personal information to us you agree that we can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy and administrative issues relating to your use of this site. Pezzottaite Journals may post a notice on our web site if a security breach occurs. If this happens, you will need a web browser enabling you to view our web site.

To protect your data further, we prefer transactions through online net banking. To make the most of the security on our site, we recommend using either Netscape Navigator® or Microsoft® Internet Explorer™ version 4.0 or higher, both of which enable SSL. We also recommend setting your browser's preferences to accept cookies and enable JavaScript™.

We will protect your Personal Information from unauthorized access by using commercially reasonable security measures. If your Personal Information is accessed by an unauthorized third party, we will not be responsible for any direct or indirect damage caused as a result of such unauthorized access.

Where we have given you a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone.

Unfortunately the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee the security of any data transmitted to our site. Any transmission will be at your own risk.

Children Privacy Protection

We do not knowingly collect personal data from children at our websites. We take specific steps to protect the privacy of children by providing information about our data practices in this privacy policy.

Collection & Use of Information from Children: Information for Parents

Most of our services are not directed toward children. These sites are not designed to collect personal identifying information from children. On our sites that are designed to be used by children, we comply with the provisions of the Children's On-Line Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA"): Unless the site states to the contrary, users of these services may participate in many activities without providing any personally identifiable information. We do not condition children's participation upon disclosure of any more personal information than is reasonably necessary to participate in the activity.

We collect the following information:

  • If a user wants to use our personalization features, we ask the user to register with their first name only. [This is not considered personal information by the FTC.];
  • If a user makes a specific request for a one-time e-mail, we request the user's email address to respond once, but the email address is deleted immediately after responding. [Section 312.5(c)(2)];
  • Where we do collect a user's email address to respond more than once to a specific request (alerts), we do not allow children under 13 to participate.

We only use the non-personal identifying information we collect for internal uses, such as improving and customizing our content. We do not link the information collected through cookies or other devices to personal information that users submit online while participating in our activities. We will not share or distribute this information to any outside third parties not bound by this Privacy Policy.

Content for Students (Children & Teens) That Collect Personal Information

Some contents on this site may have a target audience of students, their parents, teachers, and school administrators. It is Pezzottaite Journals policy to require only the minimal collection of information from the user that is necessary for the user to use the service.  However, for some services, it is necessary for us to collect personal identifying information.  The collection and use of that information is explained in this privacy policy.

Contact us at: contactus@pezzottaitejournals.net, if you are a parent and would like to:

  • Review any personally identifiable information that we have collected online from your child;
  • Have this information deleted, and / or;
  • Request that there be no further collection or use of your child's information;
  • Or, if you have questions about these information practices.

About this Privacy Policy

The foregoing is the current privacy policy of the site. We reserve the right to change this policy at any time without notice. Any changes to this policy will be posted on this webpage. Our policy does not create a contract or any legal rights.

This privacy policy applies solely to the information you provide while visiting this site. The terms of this privacy policy do not govern personal information furnished through any means other than this site (such as via telephone or postal mail).

This site may contain links to other web sites that are beyond our control. Other web sites to which you link may contain privacy policies that are different from this privacy policy. We encourage you to check the privacy policy of each web site you visit before submitting any information to them.

By personal data we mean (a) the details you provide us via our forms, e.g. your email address, all ordering and billing information, such as postal addresses and payment details, and (b) all data captured in authentication and tracking logs.

By using our site and by registering for any of our services or products, you accept that such personal data will be gathered and stored in our databases.

We will maintain appropriate safeguards to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of your personal data. We do not share personal data with other companies for marketing or similar purposes.

This data will be used by Pezzottaite Journals to provide you with the services and products you have ordered. We may also occasionally use it to inform you of new services and products related to those you have ordered and of changes and activities within Pezzottaite Journals.

Authentication and tracking logs will be used to produce usage statistics. This information does not contain any personally identifiable information. Pezzottaite Journals reserves the right to have logs and databases analysed by external service providers, in which case every effort will be made to protect the security, integrity and privacy of the data.

Please note that we take no responsibility for personal data posted on any open forums or message boards.

Legal Notice

Your use of this web site hosted by Pezzottaite Journals and / or its various affiliates or subsidiaries (collectively referred to as "Pezzottaite Journals") is subject to the following terms and conditions:

Copyright & Trade Marks

All materials on this web site are the copyright of Pezzottaite Journals or are reproduced with permission from other copyright owners. All rights are reserved. The materials on this web site may be retrieved and downloaded solely for personal use. No materials may otherwise be copied, modified, published, broadcast or otherwise distributed without the prior written permission of Pezzottaite Journals. Pezzottaite Journals and/or any other names of products or services provided by Pezzottaite Journals and referred to on this web site are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Pezzottaite Journals.


Pezzottaite Journals makes no warranties or representations of any kind concerning the accuracy or suitability of the information contained on this web site for any purpose. All such information is provided "As Is" and with specific disclaimer of any warranties of merchantability, fitness for purpose, title and / or non-infringement. Pezzottaite Journals makes no warranties or representations of any kind that the services provided by this web site will be uninterrupted , error-free or that the web site or the server that hosts the web site are free from viruses or other forms of harmful computer code. In no event shall Pezzottaite Journals and its employees or agents be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential damages resulting from the use of this web site. This exclusion and limitation only applies to the extent permitted by law and is without prejudice to any express provisions to the contrary in any written licence or subscription agreement from Pezzottaite Journals in respect of the use of any online service provided via this web site.


Links to other web sites are provided by Pezzottaite Journals in good faith and for information only. Pezzottaite Journals disclaims any responsibility for the materials contained in any web site linked to this site.

Interactive Material

Portions of this site may allow users to post their own material. Materials posted by users do not necessarily reflect the views of Pezzottaite Journals. By posting materials on this site, you represent that you have all necessary rights in and to such materials and that such materials will not infringe any personal or proprietary rights of any third parties, nor will such materials be defamatory, unlawful, threatening, obscene or otherwise objectionable.

Pezzottaite Journals reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to review, edit or delete any material posted by users which Pezzottaite Journals deems defamatory, unlawful, threatening, obscene or otherwise objectionable. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Pezzottaite Journals expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for any material communicated by third parties through this web site.

Amendments in Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to update, modify, and / or change this Privacy Policy at any time. Any such changes will be posted here. If you continue to use our service after we have changed this Privacy Policy, you hereby consent to be bound by any such changes.

We will review this policy in the light of comments we receive so please check the latest version.

Questions, Complaints & Dispute Resolution

Contact us at: contactus@pezzottaitejournals.net, If you have any questions or comments regarding this policy.