1. Legal Informations
The centre Mersenne is developed by Mathdoc (joint service unit of CNRS and University Grenoble Alpes), in partnership with UGA Éditions, supported by CNRS and Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA), with funding from the Grenoble IDEX (funds for campus-wide excellence in teaching and research). Endowed with two administrative tutors, INSMI (National Institute for Mathematical Sciences and their Interactions) of the CNRS (French National Center For Scientific Research), the centre Mersenne is led by Thierry Bouche et Evelyne Miot.
Its headquarters is located Domaine Universitaire - 150, rue de la chimie - 38 400 Saint-Martin d'Hères, France.
Tel. +33 4 76 51 46 55
Email : contact-mersenne(@)listes.mathdoc.fr
Under the tutelage of:
Grenoble Alpes Université
Publication Director: Thierry Bouche
Editorial webmaster: thierry.bouche(@)univ-grenoble-alpes.fr
2. Scope and Field of Application
The present General Terms and Conditions aim at defining:
the conditions under which the Users can reach in centre Mersenne and Publication websites;
the conditions under which Mathdoc gives access to the centre Mersenne and Publication websites.
3. Site Access Conditions
Accessing the Website implies the application and acceptance of these GTU.
Mathdoc reserves the right to modify the terms and conditions of the present contract at any time, without notice.
4. Intellectual Property Rights
4.1. Centre Mersenne website
The website content of the centre Mersenne falls under the French legislation concerning the intellectual property and the copyright.
This entire site, including texts, images, videos, is protected by French and international legislation on copyright and intellectual property and belongs to Mathdoc and its tutelage (Université Grenoble Alpes and CNRS). All rights of reproduction and distribution are reserved (except for strictly private use).
No document shall be modified, including copyrights and license notices that shall not be dissociated from the data they're attached to, whether your intention is to copy, transmit or print these data, unless otherwise stated.
4.1. Publication website
This whole website of the Publication, including texts, images, videos, is protected by French and international legislation on copyright and intellectual property and belongs to the Publisher of the Publication.
No document shall be modified on the website of the Publication, including copyrights and license notices that shall not be dissociated from the data they're attached to, whether your intention is to copy, transmit or print these data, unless otherwise stated.
Access to the database containing the bibliographical references of all the articles of all the participating journals is totally free via the search and browse functions. The database itself is the property of Mathdoc.
Mathdoc benefits from the protection recognized for the producer of a database such as mentionned by the article L. 241-1 of the French code of the intellectual property.
However metadata are available under licence CC0. centre Mersenne’s metadata are thus dedicated to the public domain. Centre Mersenne’s OAI-PMH server can be used for systematic download of metadata in various schemas.
4.3. Downloadable documents
The Centre Mersenne and Publication websites provide open access to all the downloadable documents (journal articles, books, proceedings). Anyone can read and download them, without any limitation.
Downloadable documents can be shared according to licenses granted by each Publication. The license is stated on the cover page of each downloadable document.
5. Protection of Personal Data
In accordance with the "Database and Privacy" law, Number 78-17 concerning data processing and privacy, Users have the right to access, amend, correct or delete personal information that pertains to them at any time, and they can exercise this right by sending an electronic message through to liste.mersenne(@)mathdoc.fr.
The centre Mersenne's website is administered by Mathdoc.
Users will find information on rights and duties and the protection of personal data on the CNIL website: www.cnil.fr.
Username and password on Open Journal System
To submit an article through the Open Journal System software, the user will have to create an account using a username and a password. The User is solely responsible for the security and the use of his username and password.
6. Limitation of Liability
6.1. Access to the Website
Mathdoc could not be held liable for difficulties of access or for difficulties in accessing or using the centre Mersenne and Publication websites due to the disturbances of the telecommunication network. The User declares to have been informed about the constraints and about the complexity of the world networks, and the influx of the Users of Internet, at certain hours.
6.2. Publisher Contents
Mathdoc does not own the content created and made available online by the Publisher on its OJS instance, on its Publication website as well as in its Publications made available online and downloadable and thus could not be held liable for it.
Mathdoc could not be held liable for any inaccuracy, errors or omissions, relating to the information accessible through its website, when it hasn't produced this information.
Mathdoc reserves the right to remove any contents identified as being illicit by itself or the user.
Mathdoc could not be held liable in the following situations:
Virus infection of the User data and/or the User computer systems;
Any damage that may affect any equipment connected to the centre Mersenne and Publication websites, as this is the responsibility of the user;
Any fraudulent use of its means of dissemination;
Intrusion into its computer systems and theft of any data which may result from it.
However, Mathdoc implements the protections necessary to prevent any illicit intrusions.
Incidental or consequential damage that are not entitled to compensation are the following: commercial losses, damage to the User image, profit and revenue losses, interruption of business, delayed entry into service or lost revenues, third party claims, data and files losses.
6.4. Links to other websites
The centre Mersenne website may contain links to existing websites or to websites operated by third parties. The portal can't exert permanent control over these sites, nor assume any responsibility for their conditions of access, content, advertising and services offered or the use that can be done.
7. Application law and competent court
French law applies to the content and data transmission in and around the website. All disputes and claims that cannot be settled amicably will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent French court, within the competence of the Court of Appeal of Paris.