Data Protection and Privacy

We recognise that personal privacy is an important issue, and we support the protection of internet privacy as required by UK legislation.

We do not ask for or collect any personal details through this site other than that which you may choose to provide to us by contacting us through email. Any information provided by you will be processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998, and will never be sold, licensed or traded to others. We do not provide your personal information to direct marketing companies or other such organisations.

In addition, some parts of the site may use cookies for security purposes or to enhance interaction with the site.

Cookies are small text files passed by us to your computer’s hard drive via your browser. These may be used to collect information for the purposes of managing and improving the services on the website. No information personally identifying you is contained in the cookies. You can configure most standard web browsers to refuse cookies or warn you before accepting them. However, cookies enable you to take full advantage of the website’s functionality and features.

All purchases are made separately through the Online Shop of the University of St Andrews, which has its own Privacy Policy.

This website maintains logs of its servers’ activity. These server log files include the IP address of every computer used to access the site and are used to analyse overall usage.