Bücherei Coesfeld is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Bücherei Coesfeld Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Bücherei Coesfeld website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Bücherei Coesfeld collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Bücherei Coesfeld also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Bücherei Coesfeld. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Bücherei Coesfeld for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Bücherei Coesfeld Web site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Bücherei Coesfeld public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Bücherei Coesfeld does not read any of your private online communications.

Bücherei Coesfeld encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Bücherei Coesfeld so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Bücherei Coesfeld is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Bücherei Coesfeld and Bücherei Coesfeld family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

Bücherei Coesfeld collects and uses your personal information to operate the Bücherei Coesfeld Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Bücherei Coesfeld also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Bücherei Coesfeld and its affiliates. Bücherei Coesfeld may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Bücherei Coesfeld does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Bücherei Coesfeld may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Bücherei Coesfeld may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Bücherei Coesfeld, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Bücherei Coesfeld does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

Bücherei Coesfeld keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Bücherei Coesfeld, in order to determine what Bücherei Coesfeld services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Bücherei Coesfeld to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Bücherei Coesfeld Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Bücherei Coesfeld or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Bücherei Coesfeld; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Bücherei Coesfeld, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Bücherei Coesfeld Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Bücherei Coesfeld pages, or register with Bücherei Coesfeld site or services, a cookie helps Bücherei Coesfeld to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Bücherei Coesfeld Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Bücherei Coesfeld features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Bücherei Coesfeld services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

Bücherei Coesfeld secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Bücherei Coesfeld secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

Bücherei Coesfeld will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Bücherei Coesfeld encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Bücherei Coesfeld is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Bücherei Coesfeld welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Bücherei Coesfeld has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Bücherei Coesfeld at buecherei@coesfeld.de. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

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