Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

RA21 is a joint initiative of the International Association of Scientific Technical and Medical Publishers, STM, which has its office at Prama House, 267 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 7HT, United Kingdom and NISO, the National institute of Standards and Technology, 3600 Clipper Mill Road, Ste. 302, Baltimore, MD 21211.

This website, has been registered by STM. We do not use cookies on this website.

The purpose of this Privacy Statement and how you should respond to it:

This Privacy Statement sets out our privacy policy and the basis on which any personal data we collect from you or that you provide to us, will be processed by us in accordance with the requirements of the EU General Data Protection Regulation .

The purpose of this Privacy Statement is to assure you that we recognise and respect the privacy and personal data of visitors to this website and to explain what personal information we collect, how we use it and how we ensure its protection. Other websites linked to this website are not covered by our privacy policy.

Your use of this website constitutes acceptance by you of the terms of this Privacy Statement. If you do not accept these terms, please leave this website immediately.

How we collect the information:

We collect this information through this website when you register for news and events information or update your details using the online form on this website. Other details may be collected from emails or telephone communications, events applications or through surveys or questionnaires.


We will only contact you with project news and events messages if you have explicitly given us permission to do so. Any such messages sent to you will provide the opportunity for you to unsubscribe automatically or to be removed from the list on request. Any personal data you provide when signing up for our news and promotional messages will only be used for that purpose.

You are free to unsubscribe from RA21 mailings at any time. RA21 will not share your personal information outside the project.

Who has access?

We protect your information by making sure that nobody who should not have access to your information has access to it.

Contact us:

You can contact us with queries about our privacy policy or your data via our contact form, or by email to Julia Wallace, Project Director – julia(at)

May 2018