EL does not sell or rent information about its customers to third parties. EL collects certain personal information from users of this site. Guests may be required to provide certain personal information in order to access images, and authorized users must provide certain contact and account information in order to access and download images and place trade orders. EL may use certain account information of authorized users to conduct credit inquiries. EL uses this information for internal purposes (to process your order and any invoices, to maintain or update your MyEditions account or to send you updates about special offers, new services, special promotions, and noteworthy news and events).
EL has a number of operational functions in place to protect the confidentiality of personal information. We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using state of the art Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input.
When you first visit the EL website, EL sends a "cookie" to your computer. A cookie is a piece of data that identifies you as a unique user. Cookies allow EL to make its web more useful by storing information about your preferences. For example, if you select images and add them to your shopping cart, EL may send your computer a cookie that identifies the images you have placed in your shopping cart. You can set your web browser's options not to accept cookies, but this will prevent you from accessing all of the features of our site.
EL does not rent or sell e-mail lists. EL will send you an e-mail to notify you about your recent order; this will be sent to the e-mail address you provide to EL.
Please be aware that the EL website may contain links to other sites that are covered by their own privacy policies. EL is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites and we encourage our users to be aware of this when they leave our site. We recommend that our users read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information.