Your PrivacyProQuest LLC ("ProQuest") and its business units value your privacy and take precautions to protect the personal information you provide us from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. In the registration system, we ask you to provide contact information including your name, address, and email address In some cases, we may also ask for certain demographic information when you register. We store this personal information in databases that we use to deliver the purchased products to you.
With respect to any credit card information requested and used as part of the purchase process, all such information is stored in an encrypted format that is only viewable by the software that communicates via a secure encrypted connection with our credit card authorization service. Credit Card information is used exclusively as indicated in this paragraph and is not included in the personal information that may be shared with the publisher as described below.
Use of Your Personal InformationProQuest is serving as a proxy for the publisher of the content that you purchase. While your personal information is stored by ProQuest and accessed by certain authorized employees of ProQuest, the information is made available to that publisher. We may also disclose your personal information if we are required to do so by law or legal process. Your personal information will be used only for the purposes stated above, will not be shared with or sold to third parties (other than as outlined above).
Viewing and Correcting Your Personal InformationYou can update your personal information at any time by visiting http://www.mypqa.com/.
How We Use Cookie TechnologyThe ProQuest information products use cookie technology to initiate and maintain your session connections and to compile aggregated statistics about web site usage. The cookie stores encrypted information verifying your access to the system. In no case is it used to access personal information, nor is the session information maintained in the cookie made available to other organizations.
What Happens if the Company is SoldIf ProQuest, or its business units, were to merge with or be acquired by another organization, the database of customer information would be one of the assets acquired.