IMPACT web pages are hosted by
The Goettingen State and University Library

IMPACT makes certain statements and claims with respect to material made available via electronic means. Except where an overriding statement or claim is explicitly made in the document or accompanies the material, the following statements are applicable to the document or material:

Statement of Acceptable Use

Educational institutions may reproduce and distribute these materials for educational use provided credit and notification are given, the copyright notice is retained on any copies made and that the name of IMPACT not be used in advertising or publicity without specific prior written permission. Commercial use of these materials is prohibited without prior written permission.

Statement of Liability

While efforts will be made to ensure that the information contained in these files is accurate and up to date, IMPACT, its agents and employees are not liable for any loss or damage arising directly or indirectly from the possession, publication or use of or reliance on that information. It is provided "as is" without express or implied warranty.

Limitation of liability & disclaimer of warranties

IMPACT provides a helpdesk for the digitisation and accessibility of historical material.

No guarantee can be made on the correctness or completeness of the information provided. IMPACT disclaims all warranties of any kind, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. No warranty is made that the service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free and the quality of any products, services, information or other material will meet your expectations.

The service is provided for informational purposes only, and is not confirmed in any way for accuracy. No content on this service is intended to constitute professional advice, whether medical, financial, legal or otherwise.

The IMPACT helpdesk service is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. The use of the service is at one’s sole risk. IMPACT is not responsible or may be held accountable for any loss or damages suffered as a result of reliance upon the services of this helpdesk.

Privacy policy

Data protection statement

IMPACT respects your privacy and seeks to protect your personal data. IMPACT will only collect and use your information to administer, support and improve its services.

Completion of and submission of any form on this website is entirely at the discretion of the website user. Any personal information collected is disclosed only to the extent necessary to fulfill the request for information. The collection, processing and use of personal data are restricted to that purpose for which you have provided the data. No personal data are released to third parties except if required by law.

Web log files

The IMPACT website logs certain information about every request sent to it. This information is only used for system administration and for producing usage statistics. Data in log files are not evaluated on a personal basis.


IMPACT uses cookies to support user navigation during a given session. Personal data are not collected in this context.

Reserved Rights

IMPACT reserves the right to vary without notice any material placed on the IMPACT Server.

Permission to Link

IMPACT grants the right for other sites to link to the IMPACT pages. IMPACT does not grant the right for other sites to link directly to any PDF, image or other file that appears on an IMPACT page.