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Who we are

The Landscape Archaeology Research Group (Grup d’Investigació en Arqueologia del Paisatge, GIAP) is a Research Group of the Catalan Institute of Classical Archaeology (ICAC),

The Catalan Institute of Classical Archeology (ICAC), with CIF S4300033J, has the address at Plaça d’en Rovellat s / n, 43003 Tarragona, telephone +34 977 24 91 33.

Our website address is: https://giap.icac.cat, and our email adress is giap@icac.cat.

Intellectual property rights

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The information provided through the website is protected by intellectual property law and may not be reproduced without mentioning the source or requesting permission.

All rights are reserved. Only personal, non-commercial use is permitted. It is not allowed to modify the website or its contents, except for the products and services governed by its own particular clauses and conditions.

Quality and use of information

There is no guarantee that the content of the website will be error free. The user expressly agrees to be aware of it.

GIAP is not responsible for information that may be obtained through links to external systems that are not dependent on this Institute.

GIAP does not guarantee that the website and servers are free of viruses and is not responsible for any damage caused by access to the website or the impossibility of accessing it, except for products and services governed by conditions of use. and own accessibility.

Exemptions from liability

GIAP does not assume any responsibility arising from the connection or content of the third-party links referred to on this website.

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