Privacy Policy

This privacy policy ("policy") will help you understand how the CVL, University of Nottingham ("us", "we", "our") uses and protects the data you provide to us when you visit and use the ACID website ("website", "service").
We reserve the right to change this policy at any given time, of which you will be promptly updated. If you want to make sure that you are up to date with the latest changes, we advise you to frequently visit this page.

  1. What User Data We Collect

    When you register to use this website, we may collect the following data:

    • Your name, institution and job role.
    • Your contact information and email address.
    • A password for you to login on return visits.
  2. Why We Collect Your Data

    We require users to register and login in order to download datasets purely to ensure reasonable usage of the service. We keep a list of users and their contact details so that we may contact you in the event of an issue or update to the service. Although currently the website requires a phone number during registration, this is a legacy feature from during development and will be removed. We will not contact you by phone, nor will we lease, sell or distribute your personal information to any third parties.

  3. Safeguarding and Securing the Data

    CVL is committed to securing your data and keeping it confidential. CVL has done all in its power to prevent data theft, unauthorized access, and disclosure by implementing the latest technologies and software, which help us safeguard the information we collect and store.

  4. Links to Other Websites

    Our website may contain links that lead to other websites. If you click on these links CVL is not held responsible for your data and privacy protection. Visiting those websites is not governed by this privacy policy agreement. Make sure to read the privacy policy documentation of the website you go to from our website.

  5. Deletion of your Account

    You have the right to delete your account and all information we hold at any time. To do this please visit your profile page where you will find a red delete button. Please note that a registered account is required to browse and download datasets.

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