Open Acces Policy

The idd3 does not charge processing or access to the published content. Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY-SA 4.0) license is applied to all published content.

Under this license (CC BY-SA 4.0), authors retain ownership of the copyright for their content, but allow anyone to download, reuse, reprint, modify, distribute and/or copy the content as long as the original authors and source are cited. No permission is required from the authors or the publisher.

Repository Policy

In line with the Open Access Policy, authors retain the copyright of their published content without an embargo period. Authors are allowed to place the submitted content, author accepted content (peer-reviewed and accepted), and the version of record (VOR) in an institutional or other repository/archive. The VOR is the final (peer-reviewed, accepted, copyedited, and formatted) version of an article that will have been assigned a DOI and published online on accompanied by a printable PDF of the same.

The VOR may be:

• Placed on the author’s institutional repository or archive—a link using the DOI must be provided;

• Posted on the author’s personal website—a link using the DOI must be provided;

• Presented at a meeting or conference;

• Shared for teaching purposes or with a research group;

• Posted on social media.

Users are free to share (copy and redistribute the content in any medium or format) and adapt (remix, transform, and build upon the content) for any purpose, even commercially. Terms of use apply to attribution (Users must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. It may be done in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses users or their use) and share alike (If users remix, transform, or build upon the content, they must distribute their contributions under the same license as the original). No additional restrictions — Users may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.

Privacy Policy

The idd3 (hereafter referred to as “idd3”, “We”, “Us”, or “Our”) is committed to transparency towards users of its online resources to which the Privacy policy is applied. Policy defines how we collect, use, and share information about you (“user”).

By using idd3’s online resources that link to this Policy you are subject to the terms and conditions of this Policy.

This Policy covers the information we collect about you when you use our products, services, and online resources, or otherwise interact with idd3, unless a different privacy policy is displayed. This policy also explains your choices about how we use information about you. Your choices include how you can object to certain uses of information about you and how you can access and update certain information about you. If you do not agree with this policy, do not access or use our products, services, online resources, or interact with any other aspect of our business.

Information We Collect

We collect information about you when you provide it to us, when you use our Services, and when other sources provide it to us, as further described below.

Information You Provide to Us

We may collect information directly from you if you use our products, services, online resources, or interact with us. This information may include the following, depending on how you interact with idd3:

• Contact details, such as your name, email address, postal address, telephone number, and social media handle;

• Demographic information, such as your age, gender, and educational, professional or other background information;

•Educational, professional, or other interests.

Information We Recieve from Other Sources

idd3 may receive information about you from third parties such as: academic institutions; journal owners, societies and similar organizations; search information providers; third parties who may recommend you as a potential author, reviewer, editor or contributor

idd3 may also receive information about you from publicly accessible content, such as public databases or social media platforms. When we do collect publicly available data about you, we will honor this Privacy Policy when we store and process it.

Use of Your Information

Depending on how you interact with Us, and with your prior consent where necessary, We may use your personal data for purposes of:

• Performing any contract or other transaction we enter into with you;

• Providing, activating, managing and supporting our products or services;

• Notifying you about changes or updates to our Sites, products, or services;

• Communicating with you; 

• Complying with our legal or regulatory obligations.

In addition, we may use your personal data for other purposes that we may notify you of from time to time where we have a legitimate business interest, your prior consent, or another lawful basis to do so.

Sharing of Your Information

We may share your information when you elect to publish with us on the basis of Open Access by freely sharing all scientific content and information associated with that content

Retention of Your Information

We retain your personal data for as long as necessary to carry out the purposes described above and for any additional period that may be required by law.

Security of Your Information

When you give us personal information, we take steps to ensure that it is treated securely. Any sensitive information is encrypted and protected. Once we receive your information, we will take all necessary precautions to ensure its security in our systems.

Links to Third-Party Websites

idd3’s products, services and online resources may include links to third-party websites not owned by idd3. When using such links, please be aware that any third-party website is subject to its own privacy and data protection policies and is not covered by this Privacy Policy.

Children and Adolescents

The Services are not directed to individuals under 16. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children and adolescents under 16. If we become aware that a child or adolescent under 16 has provided us with personal information, we will take steps to delete such information. If you become aware that a child or adolescent has provided us with personal information, please contact us.

Updates to Our Privacy Policy

We periodically update our Privacy Policy. Any changes to the Privacy Policy will be posted on this page and will become effective immediately. If we make a material change in the way we collect, use or share your personal data, we will post a prominent notice or provide other notice as required by law. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.