Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

Introduction

To make this website work properly, and to provide the most relevant information to our website Registered Users and visitors, we place small data files called cookies on your device. This policy provides you with information about cookies and how to control them for this website.

What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie, to develop a record of the user’s online activity. Cookies on this site may be delivered in a first-party (set by the GLSI website) or third-party (set by another website) context and may also be set in association with emails you receive from us.

Cookies help us enhance your experience when using the website. They also help us understand how people use our site, such as which pages are most popular, so that we can better serve our site users and members.

Cookies Used on This Website

  1. Analytics Cookies. We use Google Analytics cookies to collect information about how visitors use our website. These cookies collect information in the aggregate to give us insight into how our website is being used. We anonymize IP addresses in Google Analytics, and the anonymized data is transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. The following table has more information about these cookies.
Cookie NameSourceExpiryPurpose
_gaGoogle Analytics2 yearsThese cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use the website. We use the information to help us improve our website through the collection of anonymized information (e.g. number of visitors to website and where visitors have come to the website from).
_gidGoogle Analytics24 hours

To view an overview of the privacy of your Google Analytics cookies please go here: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245

You may install a Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on by going here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.


Third Party Websites’ Cookies

When using our website, you may be directed to other websites for such activities as surveys, or to make payment. These websites may use their own cookies. We do not have control over the placement of cookies by other websites you visit, even if you are directed to them from our website.

How to Control and Delete Cookies

Using Your Browser 

Many of the cookies used on our website and through emails can be enabled or disabled through your browser. To disable cookies through your browser, follow the instructions usually located within the “Help,” “Tools” or “Edit” menus in your browser. Please note that disabling a cookie or category of cookies does not delete the cookie from your browser unless manually completed through your browser function.

Cookies that Have Been Set in the Past

Collection of your data from our analytics cookies can be deleted. If cookies are deleted, the information collected prior to the preference change may still be used, however, we will stop using the disabled cookie to collect any further information from your user experience.

Questions?

For more information, feel free to contact our Data Protection Officer at dpo@globallibraryofscientificimages.com.