Last updated: (7/06/18)
DiscourseNet ("us", "we", or "our") operates under the following domain names collectively referred to as the ‘the Site’:
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site.
We use your Personal Information only for providing and improving the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
We would like to remind you that you can have your personal data deleted. To have all or part of your information deleted entirely, simply send an email to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Information collection and use
While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name and email address ("Personal Information").
Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site ("Log Data").
This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.
We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters and emails about DiscourseNet related activities and publications.
Using the site
Our site is to facilitate exchange among discourse researchers around the world. Signing up to the site allows you to use its functionalities such as receiving the news. If you decide to make your registered user profile visible, to post announcements or to join one of the site’s many autonomous sub-groups, you agree to your name and other information (such as email and institutional information) shared with other users of this platform. If you become a member of the DiscourseNet Association, your name may be published in the members’ directory. The administrators and users of this site are not allowed to extract personal data and use it for commercial purposes or for any other purpose which is not explicitly covered by the goals of DiscourseNet Association.
Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive.
Like many sites, we use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.