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Terms and Conditions for subscriptions to "FRANTEXT", a consultation tool for computer resources on the French language

A susbcription to "Frantext" a consultation tool for computer resources on the French language can only be taken out by organizations working in the fields of teaching and research.
A subscription can cover either the calendar year, from January 1st to December 31st, or the University teaching year, from October 1st to September 30th. The cost of the subscription is a flat-rate amount covering the period selected.

1. Institutional subscriptions

This kind of subscription can be taken out by teaching establishments, Universities, University libraries, Laboratories or Research Centres, Information Centres, Libraries, Mediatheques, etc.).
The subscription fee of 370,00 € (excluding taxes) allows the subscriber to connect up 50 machines simultaneously to the service.

2. Individual subscriptions

This kind of subscription can be taken out by researchers, teacher-researchers and doctoral students.
The fee for an individual subscription is 42,00 € including taxes. The individual subscriber should pay this fee and not the organization he or she belongs to or works for (university etc.).
After payment, You will then receive a personal and confidential password by e-mail.

3. How to renew institutional or individual subscriptions

These subscriptions are NOT automatically renewed.

Before December 31st for a calendar year subscription and September 30th for a university teaching year subscription, all subscribers should proceed to payment using the online form.
Therefore if we do not receive your subscription form for the date corresponding to your subscription period (December 31st or September 30th) we will not be able to maintain your access to the service.
We update the IP addresses and subscribers' access codes on our servers on November 1st and February 1st.

4. Invoicing

Pro forma invoices cannot be provided.
The subscription fees are set by the CNRS executive board and no discounts shall be given on those fees.

5. Statistics

Given that there are different ways of connecting to the Frantext consultation tool (recognition of a user's IP number, administration by proxy or different types of classes), overall statistics are compiled about all users and are used by ATILF solely for internal technical reasons linked particularly to evaluating and defining how to improve the Frantext consultation tool. Therefore statistical reports on usage cannot be provided for subscribers.