As a young, growing service provider it is necessary for Libraries.io to store some data. If we do so it will be for one of two reasons:
We collect the e-mail addresses of those who sign up with Libraries.io, aggregate information on what pages users access or visit, and information volunteered by the consumer.
These tools are very common and widely used by other sites, but they do have privacy implications. When you visit sites that use these tools, you are potentially telling companies such as Google that you visited, as well as some information about how your web browser is configured. If you don’t want to share your browsing activities on sites with other companies, you can install opt-out browser plugins. You might find this article useful: The Guardian – How to Keep Your Privacy Online.
We use Google Analytics to collect information about how people use this site. Google Analytics stores information such as what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here, what you click on, and information about your web browser. Your computer's IP address is masked (only a portion is stored) and personal information is only reported in aggregate. We do not allow Google to use or share our analytics data for any purpose besides providing us with analytics information.
If you are unhappy with the idea of sharing the fact you visited our sites (and any other sites) with Google, you can install the official browser plugin for blocking Google Analytics.
This site contains adverts rendered using the Google AdSense platform. These ads help cover the cost of providing Libraries.io as a free service for our users.
We use logs to collect information about the state of the service in order to address bugs and improve the site. These logs may include details about your behavior at the time of an error, including your session information and your computer's IP address.
Transmitting information over the Internet is generally not completely secure, and we can’t guarantee the security of your data.
Your data is processed by servers in France and Ireland. Your data is stored on our servers in France, once it is stored we have processes in place to secure it.
The information we collect is not shared with or sold to other organizations, except to provide products or services you have requested, with your permission, or under the following circumstances:
Other than the above declarations we won’t share your information with any other organisations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes, and we don’t pass on your details to other websites.
You can find out what information we hold about you, and ask us not to use any of the information we collect.