At ScienceNordic we collect various types of information about our users for the following reasons:
1. To provide personalised services unique to individual users, e.g. newsletters.
2. To help us monitor and improve the services we offer
3. To sell advertising space on the site. This helps us keep the site alive and free of charge
We do our utmost to protect user privacy with the latest security technology.
We always respect your privacy. If you have registered at ScienceNordic.com – to comment on articles or to sign up for our newsletter – we ask you for certain information such as your name and email address. We will not sell, rent, swap or authorise any third party to use your details without your permission. This also applies to any information that may identify you personally, except as noted below. We do, however, share information about our audience in collective form. We may, for example, want to know how long the average reader spends on our site, or which pages or features get the most attention.
The Website generally collects personally identifying information with your specific knowledge and consent. For instance, when you enter subscribe to our newsletter, or register for any portion of our services, you are asked to provide information such as your email address and name or phone number. Optional information such as your age or gender may also be requested.
Our servers may also automatically collect information about your computer when you visit the Website, including without limitation the type of browser software you use, the operating system you are running, the website that referred you, and your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address. Your IP address is usually associated with the place from which you enter the Internet, like your Internet Service Provider, your company or your university.
We use the personally identifying information you supply through the Website to provide you with the service you have requested – for example if you subscribe to our newsletter. We may also use the information to communicate with you about new features or services, and to improve the services that we offer by tailoring them to your needs.
We will not sell or share personally identifying information with companies or organisations not affiliated with ScienceNordic. If you no longer wish to receive emails from us, you can always follow the unsubscribe instructions contained within the e-mail. If you’ve registered on any part of the Website, please use the mechanism on the Website that allows you to change or update your user preferences or information, if available, to keep all such data accurate and up-to-date.
In addition, we reserve the right to use the information we collect about your computer, which may at times be able to identify you, for any lawful business purpose, including without limitation to help diagnose problems with our servers, to gather broad demographic information, and to otherwise administer our Website.
While your personal identifying information is protected as outlined above, we reserve the right to use, transfer, sell, and share aggregated, anonymous data about our users as a group for any business purpose, such as analysing usage trends and seeking compatible advertisers and partners.