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COPYRIGHT

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CONTENT DISCLAIMER

OGS disclaims all responsibility for any damage of any origin directly or indirectly derived by the access to the site, for access incapability or impossibility, for your use of, or results obtained from, included information. OGS reserves the right to modify the site and the copyright contents at any time without any notice.

ACCESS TO EXTERNAL LINKS

OGS disclaims all responsibility for the external links provided within this website, given as additional service to internet users. nodc.inogs.it gives external links but this does not imply any approval by the external sites. OGS disclaims all responsibility on the quality, on the content and on the graphics of the external sites linked.

DATA POLICY

All information, data, object, products, programmes and routines, if present in this website for download, are freely available and free of charge under the owner (producer) policy conditions and their wide use for no profit science and education is encouraged.

By their use you accept that, whenever substantial use is made of any individual data source, an offer of co-authorship should be considered through personal contact with the data providers or owners. In all cases, an acknowledgement must be made to the data providers or owners and to the data centre when these data are used within a publication. Data cannot be re-distributed to third parties.

Data requested by a user could be included in ongoing research, so their availability is coordinated to prevent redundant publications.

OGS does not give any warranty of neither the quality or accuracy of the information nor the program functioning.

The NODC provides public access to data and products according to FAIR principles (Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, Reusable). Data subject to a moratorium period are made available by negotiation with the Data Contact Person and become unrestricted after this period. Data from private contracting companies are always subject to a restricted access.

PRIVACY POLICY

OGS is committed to protecting your privacy online. Any personal information that you give will be used to provide you with access to our inventories and data downloading areas and for system administration of the web server. We take all reasonable precautions to protect personal information from loss, misuse or alteration. Only authorised OGS employees will have access to your personal information.

USER'S RIGHTS

People related to the personal information (users) can in any moment amend or remove their personal information from OGS information systems. Requests should be sent to OGS by mail or fax.