Information to be Collected
(2) If you wish to use My J-STAGE service, please register your e-mail address. We will collect the information, registered by My J-STAGE user, regarding favorite materials, favorite articles, favorite searches and, alert services("Register Alerts" or "Citation Alerts"), as well as the frequency of access and accessed pages (the “Users Information”).
Purpose of Use
(2) Your mail address registered for use of My J-STAGE service will be used as a login ID for My J-STAGE service, and also for sending alert services("Register Alerts" or "Citation Alerts") and notices from academic societies and Japan Science and Technology Agency(“JST”). The Users Information of My J-STAGE user will be used through statistical analysis for understanding the user's tendency of usage in order to improve the level of service.
Disclosure of Information
JST may disclose the collected information, to a necessary extent, to institutions (academic societies or operation companies, etc.) which are involved in the operation of J-STAGE only for the purpose as described above.
Apart from the above, the collected access information will not be used for any other purpose or be provided to third parties unless disclosure is required by law or due to some illegal acts such as unauthorized access or interference, etc. However, the collected information may be disclosed after being statistically processed.
Usage of the Collected Information
JST will take necessary measures to prevent divulgation, loss or damage of the collected information and to appropriately manage such information.
Please contact us at the following address if you have any questions.