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Welcome to kDEPOT - a place where knowledge lives!
Before you share your knowledge, discoveries and ideas with others, please read and agree to the kDEPOT service Terms and Conditions (T&C). This agreement between you and kDEPOT explains the rules of use and responsibilities you and kDEPOT share in order to provide smooth service operation and guarantee its legal content.

Please read the guide for authors and reviewers which you can find in the 'Menu' on the left.

A. General description of the kDEPOT service
  1. kDEPOT is a web publishing service targeting scientists from any field but also ad-hoc researchers and writers who would like to share their ideas in a free and unlimited way over public Internet space.

  2. kDEPOT is a free service - submitting and publishing your work is free of charge and kDEPOT will not pay you for publishing your papers. We will not sell your work to third parties.

  3. You will be responsible for all activities occurring under your username and for keeping your password secure.

  4. You are the only owner of the paper you publish on the kDEPOT service and of its content.

  5. Your published papers will be available on-line in SWF format until you decide to remove them or the kDEPOT service will remove them as a consequence of breaking of T&C rules.

  6. You understand and agree that the kDEPOT service is provided to you on an "as is" and "as available" basis.

  7. We disclaim all responsibility and liability for the availability, timeliness, security or reliability of the kDEPOT service.

  8. We also reserve the right to modify, suspend or discontinue the kDEPOT service with or without notice at any time and without any liability to you.

  9. We also reserve the right to refuse service to anyone at any time without notice for any reason.
B. Proper use of kDEPOT service
  1. You are responsible for your own use of the kDEPOT service for any paper and its content you publish and for any consequences thereof.

  2. You agree that you will use the kDEPOT service in compliance with all applicable national and international laws, rules and regulations.

  3. You agree to periodically review the most up-to-date version of the kDEPOT Terms and Conditions.

  4. Violation of any point of this T&C agreement may result in immediate termination of this agreement and account removal.

  5. All content of papers stored on kDEPOT is provided by and is the responsibility of the person who submitted these papers. kDEPOT does not monitor the content of submitted papers and takes no responsibility for such content. kDEPOT provides only access to paper content as it is our main service.

  6. kDEPOT expects that you will use common sense when using our service.

  7. kDEPOT does not represent, guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy or reliability of any published paper. You acknowledge that any paper or material posted on kDEPOT service will be at your own risk.
C. kDEPOT service content
  1. kDEPOT takes no responsibility for the content of published papers.

  2. You retain all patent, trademark and copyright to any paper you submit and display and you are responsible for protecting those rights, as appropriate.

  3. By submitting and making your work public, you hold complete ownership, responsibility, including the content, of your publications.

  4. You are responsible for properly referencing and acknowledging other authors work that you may use and quote within your paper.

  5. kDEPOT reserves the right to refuse to accept submitted papers or to delete already published documents.

  6. You acknowledge that you have all the rights, power and authority necessary to any submitted paper and its content.

  7. kDEPOT claims no ownership or control over any paper content submitted and displayed by you on kDEPOT service.

D. General, final statements and provisioning
  1. You guarantee that all paper content provided by you in order to participate in kDEPOT is correct and that you have all necessary right, power and authority to publish papers and their content.

  2. kDEPOT may at any time and for any reason suspend or terminate your account. In the event of termination, your account will be disabled and you may not be granted access to your account or any files or other content contained in your account. In the case of account termination, files tied to your account such as scientific papers and reviews will be permanently deleted form our service and database.

  3. Your personal data (name, electronic mail address) will remain in the kDEPOT service and will not be used for marketing purposes by kDEPOT nor by any third-party company.

  4. English is the language of preference for paper submission and revision. This will guarantee international nature of the kDEPOT service. You are always welcome to submit in other languages. However, at this stage of the kDEPOT site development, we cannot guarantee that all information entered will be correctly displayed by our service.


Last updated: 26/09/2011

- a place where knowledge lives!