Terms of use

Acceptance of Terms of Use

This is the official website of the IRIS Academic Coalition. It is intended to serve as an introduction to our project, by giving an outline of our services and by providing details of how we can be contacted.

The terms and conditions set out below govern the use by you of the IRIS Academic Coalition website. In using the website you agree to these terms.

We reserve the right to change the terms of use of the website at any time and you are requested to check the terms of use from time to time to ensure that you have seen the latest version.

Disclaimer, Limitation of Liability and Indemnification

Reasonable steps have been taken to protect this website by anti virus software but all visitors are advised to take all necessary steps to ensure that no virus contamination occurs. No responsibility can be accepted for any loss or damage sustained as a consequence of any virus transmission.


Subject to the provisions below, the copyright in all content, graphics, tables, images and underlying codes of the IRIS Coalition website belongs to the coalition and is hereby asserted. Any copying or modification of all or any part of the website is hereby prohibited.

Third Party Links

The IRIS Coalition website may contain links to other websites. We do not endorse or confirm the contents of any such website and accept no liability or responsibility for the contents or the use of such website. Please read the privacy statements upon entry to a linked website, as a matter of practice.

Editorial Policy

The IRIS Coalition website content is curated and posted by the IRIS Coalition team. Events and news articles are reviewed by the team before being updated onto the website. Original written content is noted where applicable.


Unless expressly stated with copyrights and photo credits, all images and artwork used on the portal are either the IRIS Coalition’s own, obtained directly from the author with the usage approval, or from open sources with the Creative Commons license.


Newsletters and occasional mailings are made to those of the users, who have given their prior consent to it. If you do not wish to continue to receive such mailings or would like to subscribe to them, please contact contact@irisacademic.org.