We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors, widget users, and those using the Bookry service (Bookry); this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information:
A cookie consists of a piece of text sent by a web server to a web browser or ebook reader, and stored by the browser or ebook reader. The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser or ebook reader requests a page or material from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track the web browser or ebook reader.
We use both “session” cookies and “persistent” cookies on Bookry.
We use local storage as well as cookie storage to store the cookie identifier.
Session cookies will be deleted from your system when you close your browser or app. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach a specified expiry date.
Most browsers allow you to reject all cookies, whilst some browsers allow you to reject just third party cookies. For example, in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector. Blocking all cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites, including Bookry.
We may use your personal information to:
Where you submit personal information for publication on Bookry, we will publish and otherwise use that information in accordance with the licence you grant to us.
In addition, we may disclose your personal information:
Information which you provide may be transferred to countries (including [the United States, Japan, and other countries which do not have data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the European Economic Area.
In addition, personal information that you submit for publication on Bookry will be published on the internet and may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use or misuse of such information by others.
You expressly agree to such transfers of personal information.
We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
You are responsible for keeping your password and user details confidential. We will not ask you for your password (except when you log in to the website or to a widget).
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. Provision of such information will be subject to:
We may withhold such personal information to the extent permitted by law.
You may instruct us not to process your personal information for marketing purposes, by sending an email to us. In practice, you will usually either expressly agree in advance to our use of your personal information for marketing purposes, or we will provide you with an opportunity to opt-out of the use of your personal information for marketing purposes.
The website and widgets contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.
Please let us know if the personal information which we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.
The data controller responsible in respect of the information collected on this website and within ebook widgets is Bookry Ltd.
Our EU data protection registration number in the UK is Z3394159.