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Privacy Policy

Individuals' privacy is important to the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library and the University of Virginia. To protect your privacy, we provide this notice explaining our online information gathering policy and practices and make it available through a link on all of our web pages. Our privacy and public records obligations are governed solely by applicable Virginia statutes, including, but not limited to, the Virginia Privacy Protection Act of 1976, the Virginia Freedom Of Information Act, and by any applicable U.S. federal laws.

The Claude Moore Health Sciences Library adheres to the University of Virginia's Copyright/Privacy/Web Policy.

Notice about the Information We Collect
The Claude Moore Health Sciences Library uses Google Analytics to gather statistics on use of its website. The library uses this information to improve the site by understanding how its web services are utilized. The library does not collect any personally identifiable information; however, information is collected by Google for this product to function. The following is a description of the Google Analytics product and information gathered by Google:

"Google Analytics is a simple, easy-to-use tool that helps website owners measure how users interact with website content. As a user navigates between web pages, Google Analytics provides website owners JavaScript tags (libraries) to record information about the page a user has seen, for example the URL of the page. The Google Analytics JavaScript libraries use HTTP Cookies to "remember" what a user has done on previous pages / interactions with the website.
Google Analytics does not collect any personal information about your website users. Read the Google Analytics privacy document for more details."
You can prevent the collection of your usage data by disabling Javascript in your browser. Please visit Google Analytics documentation for more information.

For more additional information please contact:

Bart Ragon, MLIS
Associate Director for Knowledge Integration, Research, and Technology

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