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This website is owned and operated by Kanazawa University. Sites linked from this site are managed and operated under the responsibility of their respective owners.

Kanazawa University holds the copyright for this site. Excluding cases stipulated by copyright law, the content of this site cannot be used for any type of duplication, adaptation, public transmission, etc., or for any other purposes without the permission of the copyright holders.


Linking to this site is permitted with the understanding that changes in

URL and content as well as discontinuation of services may occur at any time without prior notification. Links to this site should be placed on the top page. Please contact Kanazawa University immediately after setting up a link.

However, linkage may be refused based on site content and linking method.

Below are examples of situations wherein link requests are denied.

  • Links from sites which contain content which violates public morality or is illegal (including cases where the possibility of illegality exists)
  • Links which infringe upon copyrights, such as linkage which uses frames or other means to make it unclear that the linked content is Kanazawa University content.
  • Links from sites which contain content that disparages the reputation of Kanazawa University, such as libel and slander against the university

Furthermore, Kanazawa University bears absolutely no responsibility for any trouble, etc., that arises from the listing of such links.

Privacy Policy

September 10, 2007

Kanazawa University recognizes the importance of protecting private information, and in the handling of this website, complies with relevant laws and regulations. We strive to protect private information based on the following policy.

Collecting and storing private information

Kanazawa University collects private information via lawful and just means. Kanazawa University shall only store private information in cases necessary for the execution of business, shall specify the usage purpose to the extent possible, and shall not store private information which exceeds the range necessary for the achievement of the specified usage purpose. When private information is collected, the usage purpose of the collected information and the manager of the collected information shall be indicated.

Usage of collected information

Except in cases adhering to laws and regulations, Kanazawa University shall not use private information for any purpose other than the usage purpose indicated when the information is collected, nor shall the university share the information with a third party.

Except in cases adhering to laws and regulations, Kanazawa University shall not share private information with a third party without the prior consent of the individual to which the information pertains.

If, in adherence with laws and regulations, Kanazawa University shares private information with a third party or consigns duties related to the handling of private information to a third party, Kanazawa University shall conduct a rigorous investigation into the private information security commitment and management ability of the third party and advise the third party as to the appropriate handling of such private information.

In addition to maintaining the accuracy of the stored private information, Kanazawa University shall, in managing the collected information, execute adequate security measures against unauthorized access, computer viruses, etc. in order to prevent loss, destruction, falsification, and leakage of private information.

Disclosure, amendment, discontinuation of usage, and deletion of private information

In the case of a request for the disclosure, amendment, discontinuation of usage, or deletion of private information from the individual to which the information in question pertains, Kanazawa University shall respond appropriately upon verification of the identity of the party making the request.


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