Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Created Monday 18 September 2023

Updated Privacy Policy for


Welcome to We are committed to protecting your privacy and ensuring the highest level of security for your personal information. This Privacy Policy outlines the types of information we collect, how we use it, and the choices you have regarding your information.

Information We Collect

Personal Information: This includes your name, email address, and other personally identifiable information.

Usage Data: We collect data on how you interact with our platform, including the journals you view, the articles you read, and the badges you earn.

Cookies: We use cookies to enhance your user experience.

Journal Data: We retrieve journal information from two sources: Crossref, which provides ISSN numbers, journal titles, published article titles, and other metadata attached to DOIs; and journal editors who claim their journal profiles on our platform.

Author Data: Author information is retrieved from the ORCID database.

How We Use Your Information

To Provide Services: We use your information to provide you with a personalized experience on our platform.

For Research: Your usage data helps us understand trends in scientific research, which allows us to improve our platform.

For Communication: We may use your contact details to send you updates, research findings, and promotional content.

Security Measures

We employ state-of-the-art security measures to protect your information from unauthorized access, alteration, and disclosure.

Sharing Your Information

We do not sell or share your personal information with third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent.

Your Rights

You have the right to access, correct, or delete your personal information at any time. If you are an author and wish to change your information or content privacy settings, you will need to do so through your ORCID account.

Changes to This Policy

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at