American Geosciences Institute Privacy Policy

The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is committed to protecting your privacy. We use the information we collect about your access to the website to better serve you and to enable special applications, such as ordering of books and subscriptions.  Details about our privacy policy are outlined below:

What information do we collect? How do we use it? 
 

  • AGI's websites may use cookies to provide session continuity, including things like shopping carts and identification that you have authenticated with our systems for access to limited access material.
  • AGI tracks how you navigate through the site using Google Analytics.  If you have provided additional information to Google such as demographics, we may be able to see your access in aggregate form of those demographic or similar classification data.
  • When you provide us with information such as name, address, E-Mail address, or personal information in a registration form for such things as joining mailing lists or signing of guestbooks, AGI will record that information to provide those services to you.
  • When you place an order for a book, subscription, or otherwise provide your contact information to us, we reserve the right to notify you about AGI related activities.  You will be allowed to unsubscribe to those activities as requested.
  • When you enter a contest or other promotional feature, we may ask for your name, address, and e-mail address so that we can administer the contest and notify winners.
  • In AGI's ecommerce platforms, we do not store any financial or security information about you, we use a third party merchant account service which is PCI compliant.
  • AGI will not redistribute information collected via the AGI website to other organizations without your consent.

In summary 
We are committed to protecting your privacy. We use the information we collect on the site to make improvements to our services and to enable the development of a customized experience.  We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal information collected from use of this website to third parties.

Your consent 
By using our Web systems, you consent to the collection and use of this information by AGI.  If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.

We welcome your comments, please send email to webmaster@agiweb.org