Pierce County Library System is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of its customers. The Library System believes that maintaining privacy on the Web is very important, and that informing its visitors about the types of information it collects and how the Library uses the information is crucial in the protection and privacy of our customers.
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Type of Information Collected
The Library does not collect any personally identifiable information. Personally identifiable information might be obtained from online transactions such as submissions, registrations, or donor pledges. Additionally, personally identifiable information may be transmitted through other activities, services, or resources made available on the Library’s website.
Common with many websites, the Library's website automatically logs certain non-personally identifiable information about visits to its Web site. This information is used for system administration and for producing usage statistics.
How the Information Is Used
Any personally identifiable information provided to the Library is maintained by and accessible only to the Library unless explicitly stated otherwise. The Library will not release information on customer use of specific Internet or website resources except as required by law.
The Library has partnered with reputable vendors to provide certain services to online customers. When customers visit a partner’s site, they are encouraged to become familiar with the other site’s privacy statement.
The Library has implemented all reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial measures to prevent unauthorized access to the information it collects online. The Library does not, however, claim any responsibility for information collected by other websites linking to or from the Library's website.
Promotional E-Mail, Newsletter, and E-News Policy and Opt-In/Opt-Out Elections
The Library may use personally identifiable information to contact you for promotional purposes. For example, on occasion the Library may wish to send e-mails to inform you of new exhibitions or other events the Library deems may be of interest. You will not receive such communications unless you have willingly provided your personal contact information.
Acceptance of Terms
Reference to related Policies
October 11, 2007
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