What Is Our Commitment To You?
What Types of Information Do We Collect About You, And Why?
We gather personally identifiable information that you expressly provide when you enter information into a form on Our website including, without limitation, your name, contact number, e-mail address, and other unique personal identifiers (e.g., library details). If you choose not to provide the requested personal information, we may not be able to offer you personalized services that require such information.
We collect Information about you to (a) provide products, programs, and services that you have requested; (b) operate and improve the features, offerings and content presented to you by us and our affiliated companies, successors, and assigns; (c) personalize the content and advertisements provided to you; (d) communicate with you and respond to your inquiries; (e) conduct research about your use of the features, offerings and content from us, our parent or sister companies and partners; (f) provide product improvement; (g) “pre-populate” forms; (h) provide you with advertising targeted to your preferences; and (i) help offer you other products, programs, or services that may be of interest to you. We also reserve the right to collect and reuse Information about you for marketing purposes.
With Whom Will The Information Be Shared?
We may not share the Information with other people or nonaffiliated companies or for any purposes.However, we may share your Information with certain parties under the following circumstances.
• Non-Affiliated Companies: We do not share Information with any non-affiliated third party except: (1) in select circumstances when a business partner refers you to us and you give us permission to share specific Information, such as your name and email address, with such business partner on your order form, or (2) when our business partner provides a product or service that we feel may be of interest to you.
• Required by Law: We may also share Information about you as permitted or required by law including, without limitation, inquires by law enforcement or to comply with Federal laws including, without limitation.
Cookies and Web Bugs
As described above, we use this information for research purposes to better understand, protect and service our customers. The information we track may include such information as browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, IP address, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer our websites, track the user’s movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.
If you want to prevent a third-party advertising network from setting and/or reading cookies on your computer, you may wish to alter the cookie settings within your browser. Please, review the instructions for your browser on how this is performed.
How Do We Protect Your Information?
We maintain electronic and procedural safeguards designed to protect your Information. We protect Information about you over the Internet by using a secure web server, which allows web browser programs (such as Netscape or Microsoft Internet Explorer) to interact with our web server via an encrypted session. We employ a Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) connection that provides an encrypted connection between your computer and us. The 128 bit encrypted connection scrambles ordinary text or data into cyphertext to safeguard sensitive information during its journey across the Internet. The information is decrypted, or put back into a readable format, when it reaches its intended destination. Depending on which browser you use, you will know you are in secured area by “https” or a lock sign appearing in the lower right hand corner of your browser window. When you visit our website, you may move in and out of secured areas.
Transferability of Information
A Special Note Regarding People Under 18 Years Old
Individuals under the age of eighteen (18) should not send any Information to us. Each time you access our website or purchase a product or service from us, or provide Information about yourself or anyone else, you are representing to us that you are eighteen (18) years or older.