Baker & Taylor, Inc. ("Baker & Taylor"), a subsidiary of Follett Corporation ("Follett"), respects your right to the privacy of the personally identifiable information you provide us on our website. To that end, unless you agree otherwise, or we state otherwise in this policy or at the time information is collected, any personally identifying information you provide to Baker & Taylor will not be revealed to anyone outside of Baker & Taylor and Follett affiliated companies. The following policy is intended to explain how your personal information will be treated. This policy may change from time to time, so please check back periodically.
When an individual visits Baker & Taylor's websites, our servers collect basic technical information, including, for example, the visitor's domain name, referral data (e.g., we record the address of the last URL visited prior to clicking through to Baker & Taylor's websites) and browser and platform type. This is a common practice on the Internet. We also count, track and aggregate the visitor's activity into our analysis of general traffic flows on our websites. We may merge information about visitors and visits into group data, which may then be shared on an aggregated basis with our advertisers, but we will not disclose your individual identity or personally identifiable information without your permission.
We collect several types of information from and about users of our website, which may include information defined as personal data or personally identifiable information under applicable law (“personal data”). For example, we may collect any of the following information about you:
Information that you provide by filling in forms on our website.
The information we collect automatically is statistical data that helps us improve our website and deliver a better and more personalized service, enabling us to:
Third-party ad servers and analytics providers
Baker & Taylor works with third party network advertisers, ad agencies, analytics service providers and other vendors to serve third party advertisements on and through the website, to provide us with information regarding traffic on the website, including the pages viewed and the actions users take when visiting the website; to serve our advertisements on other websites, within mobile Apps, and elsewhere online; and to provide us with information regarding the use of the website and the effectiveness of our advertisements. For example, if you click one of our advertisements, our service provider(s) may be able to tell us the advertisement you clicked on and where you were viewing the advertisement; likewise, if you click on an ad you see on our website, our service provider(s) may be able to tell which page you were visiting on our website and pass that information to the advertiser. The advertisements you see may be served by one or more third parties, who may use information about your activities on the website, and other websites and services, to provide you targeted advertising based upon your interests.
These third-party service providers may set and access their own tracking technologies on your device (including cookies and web beacons) and may otherwise collect or have access to information about you including personal data. These third parties may collect information about you across sites and over time. Cookies and web beacons, including those set by third-party network advertisers, may be used to, among other things, serve you targeted advertisements, prevent you from seeing the same advertisements too many times and to conduct research regarding the usefulness of certain advertisements to you.
While we may use a variety of service providers to perform advertising services, some of these companies are members of the Network Advertising Initiative ("NAI") or the Digital Advertising Alliance ("DAA") Self-Regulatory Program for Online Behavioral Advertising.
You may want to visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp, which provides information regarding targeted advertising and the "opt-out" procedures of NAI members. You may also want to visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/, which provides information regarding targeted advertising and offers an "opt-out" by participating companies in the DAA Self-Regulatory Program. You may also opt out of tracking and receiving targeted advertisements on your mobile device by some mobile advertising companies and other similar entities by downloading the App Choices app at www.aboutads.info/appchoices. Please note opting out through these mechanisms does not opt you out of being served advertising, you will continue to receive generic ads while visiting the website and elsewhere online.
This website uses web analytics services provided by third parties to help us evaluate your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. The information generated by the analytics service about your use of the website may be transmitted to and stored by the third party on servers in the United States.
To opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics download and install the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on for your current web browser, visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.
To opt-out from being tracked by Adobe Analytics, visit https://www.adobe.com/privacy/opt-out.html.Cookies, web beacons and other technologies used on this website
The data that we collect from you will be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area ("EEA"). It may also be processed by staff operating outside the EEA who work for us or other entities acting as data processors processing data on our behalf. This includes staff engaged in, among other things, the fulfillment of your request or order and the provision of support services. Follett has implemented international data transfer agreements on the basis of EU Standard Contractual Clauses in order to provide appropriate and suitable safeguards for personal data being transferred to countries outside the EEA where an adequate level of protection is not already guaranteed. To request a copy, contact [email protected] We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and subject to appropriate safeguards in accordance with this policy and applicable laws and regulation.
Unless otherwise required by law, Baker & Taylor will erase personal data when it is no longer necessary in relation to the purposes for which it was collected or otherwise processed; when you withdraw your consent (where lawfulness of processing was based on your consent) and there is no other legal basis for the processing; when you object to the processing and there are no overriding legitimate grounds for the processing; when your personal data has been unlawfully processed; and when it is necessary to comply with legal obligations.
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal data you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information:
At any time, you may exercise certain rights you may have under applicable law and regulation, including the following rights:
In making your decision whether to provide personally identifiable information, you should be aware of the general risks of transmitting information over the Internet. While Baker & Taylor takes reasonable physical, administrative, and technical measures to secure the information we collect from and about our customers and website visitors. However, no method of electronic transmission or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you submit.