What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer (or other web-accessing devices) by our website. These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website, thereby helping us to provide you with an enhanced experience when you browse our website and improve our website.
You can find more information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your device and how to manage and delete them at www.aboutcookies.org
The types of cookies we use and why we use them?
- direct you to the relevant sections on the website;
- ensure the website delivers a consistent look across different browsers and devices;
- enable complex areas of the website to function; and
- track anonymised, aggregated statistics about visits to the website to help us improve website performance.
In doing this, we may install cookies that collect the domain name of the user, the internet service provider, the operating system and the date and time of access.
Using your browser settings to control and delete cookies
Most web browsers allow control of most cookies through the browser settings. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie – this will enable you to decide whether or not you want to accept it. However, if you do not accept a cookie, you may not be able to use all functionality of your browser software.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org
Occasionally, we may use internet tags (also known as web-beacons, action tags, single-pixel GIFs, clear GIFs, invisible GIFs and 1-by-1 GIFs) and cookies at this website and may deploy these tags/cookies through a web analytical service partner which may be located, and store the respective information (including your IP-address), in a foreign country. These tags/cookies are placed on different pages of this website. We use this technology to measure the user’s responses to our sites (including how many times a page is opened and which information is consulted) as well as to evaluate your use of this website.
Our third party partners, hosting service provider and/or the web analytical service partner may collect data about your use of this website because of these anonymised internet tags/cookies, and may compose reports regarding the website’s activity for us and may provide further services which are related to the use of the website and the internet. They may provide such information to other parties if there is a legal requirement that they do so, or if they hire other parties to process information on their behalf.
If you would like more information about web tags and cookies associated with online advertising or to opt out of third party collection of this information, please visit the Network Advertising Initiative website at http://www.networkadvertising.org
If you have any queries in relation to this notice, please contact us at NBenjamin@tri-london.ac.uk