Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critically important to us. At epubBooks we have a few fundamental principles:

Below is our privacy policy which incorporates these goals.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, epubBooks collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. epubBooks's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how epubBooks's visitors use its website. From time to time, epubBooks may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

epubBooks also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on epubBooks.com. epubBooks only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to epubBooks's website choose to interact with epubBooks in ways that require epubBooks to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that epubBooks gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for an account to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with epubBooks are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, epubBooks collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with epubBooks. epubBooks does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

epubBooks may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. For instance, epubBooks may monitor the most popular authors or use spam services to help identify spam. epubBooks may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, epubBooks does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

epubBooks discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on epubBooks's behalf or to provide services available at epubBooks's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using epubBooks's website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. epubBooks will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, epubBooks discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when epubBooks believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of epubBooks, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of epubBooks and have supplied your email address, epubBooks may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with epubBooks and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. epubBooks takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. epubBooks uses cookies to help epubBooks identify and track visitors, their usage of the epubBooks website, and their website access preferences. epubBooks visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using epubBooks's websites, with the drawback that certain features of epubBooks's websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If epubBooks, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that epubBooks goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of epubBooks may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on our website may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by epubBooks and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, epubBooks may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in epubBooks's sole discretion. epubBooks encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a epubBooks account, you should also check your blog's dashboard for alerts to these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.