No personally identifiable information about you when you visit our website is gathered unless you actively choose to make such information available to us. However, our web servers do automatically recognise some non-personal information, including:
- your Internet location (IP address)
- the web page from which you came to our site
- the software (and its configuration) you use to visit our site
- the dates and times you visit our site
- the pages you visit on our site
- search words or terms.
Use of Information
Information collected is used to improve the functionality and content of this website and to monitor its performance. We use the information gathered to adapt site content to user needs and to generate statistical reports that help answer questions about the usage and performance of the site or individual web pages. Information provided for customised New Releases ('My Preferences') is not disclosed to any external entities.
The North Shore Libraries website contains links to other independently administered sites outside our control. We cannot be held responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites.