The University of Tokyo Center for Contemporary Japanese Studies (hereinafter referred to as “the Center”) shall stipulate the site policy on the website operated by the Center (web page beginning with hereinafter referred to as “the Site”). If the individual pages of the Site contain policies that differ from the following policies, the individual page descriptions will be applied with priority.


The Center or the original author retains copyright to all the content (data, text, images, videos, other materials, and combinations thereof) posted in connection with the provision of information by the Site (hereinafter referred to as “the Services”), unless otherwise specified. Content may not be copied, reproduced, or altered, without permission.


We will make every possible effort to improve the Services, but we do not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, effectiveness, immediacy, or timeliness of the Services and all the content included in the Site. The Services may be changed or suspended by the Center without prior notice. The Center may revise this Site Policy to reflect any improvements or changes to the Services, and the revised Site Policy shall become effective as of the date of publication. The user of the Site understands and agrees that the Center, its faculty and staff shall not be liable for any disadvantage or damage incurred by the user in connection with the use of the Services.


In principle, the user of the Site is free to link each page of the Site and URL postings in media including magazines and etc., and no notification is required to the Center, provided that the URL and contents may be changed or suspended without prior notice. In addition, the Center shall not be liable for any troubles caused by having linked to a website other than the Site. Please note that links from the following sites are strictly prohibited.

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