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Privacy Policy

Wowbrary knows that you care about how your personal information is used and shared, and we take your privacy seriously. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy. By visiting the Wowbrary website, you are accepting the practices outlined in this Privacy Policy.

Collection of Your Personal Information

The only personally identifiable information that Wowbrary collects is your email address. We use your email address to identify you and to email you newsletters and administrative messages.  There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Wowbrary. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, access times and referring web site addresses. This information is used by Wowbrary to provide general statistics regarding use of the site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through commenting on the site, this information may be collected and used by others.

Use of Your Personal Information

Wowbrary does not sell, rent or lease its user lists to third parties. Wowbrary may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or provide user support. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to the site, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Wowbrary keeps track of the web sites and pages our users visit within Wowbrary.org, in order to determine what pages are the most popular. This data may be used to deliver customized content and advertising within Wowbrary.org to users whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Use of Cookies

This site uses 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. 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 on the site.

Security of Your Personal Information

Wowbrary secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Wowbrary secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.

Right to Request Deletion of Your Personal Information

You may request that we delete any personal information that we have collected from/about you. However, we may retain personal information as authorized under applicable law, such as personal information required as necessary to provide our services, protect our business and systems from fraudulent activity, to debug and identify errors that impair existing functionality, as necessary for us, or others, to exercise their free speech or other rights, comply with law enforcement requests pursuant to lawful process, for scientific or historical research, for our own internal purposes reasonably related to your relationship with us, or to comply with legal obligations. We need certain types of information so that we can provide our services. If you ask us to delete your personal information, you may no longer be able to access or use our services.

You may submit your request to have us delete your personal information via email at . You may also write to us at Wowbrary, 1682 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94303.

For security purposes, we may request additional information from you to verify your identity when you request deletion of your personal information.

Changes to This Policy

We might occasionally update this Privacy Policy to reflect user feedback. We encourage you to periodically review this page to be informed of how Wowbrary is protecting your information.