Management of personal information on the Geological Surveys Database
When you create an account on the Geological Surveys Database, your username, name and email address are stored in the Geological Surveys Database. This information is used for the following purposes:
|Default address for email, can be edited by the user on the Geological Surveys Database|
|First name||User authentication and display of information|
|Last name||User authentication and display of information|
The email address stored on the Geological Surveys Database is used only to send emails requested by the user, such as sending an email of references to an email that is specified by the user.
In addition to the information mentioned above, the Geological Surveys Database may store information about the user’s activities in the Geological Surveys Database. Such information can include the language(s) used, records saved in your lists, and social metadata (comments, reviews, tags).
User information is collected and managed for service production by the American Geosciences Institute. The information will not be disclosed to third parties. User information will be stored in the service until 12 months have passed from the last login.
You can find more information about the management of personal information here: Register Details