Privacy Policy

By using the Website, you are accepting the practices described in this statement.

Privacy Policy

When you use the Website (e.g. visit, register as a user and/or activate a code entitling you to premium access), we may collect and process the following information about you: Information that you provide by filling in forms on the Website. This includes information provided at the time of registering to use the Website, procuring an access code or requesting further services. We may also ask you for information when you enter a competition or promotion on the Website, and when you report a problem with the Website. If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence. We may also ask you to complete surveys that we use for research purposes, although you do not have to respond to them. Details of your visits to the Website including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data, the resources that you access, and the activities which you carried out, any content (whether audio or written) created by you.


OUP uses “cookies” and other technologies on the Website. The terms and conditions governing OUP’s use of "cookies" and such other technologies on the Website are set out in OUP’s Cookie Policy. By using the Website, you are agreeing to be bound by the terms of our Cookie Policy. HOW DO WE USE YOUR INFORMATION? We use information held about you in the following ways: To ensure that content from the Website is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your device. To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us. To allow you to participate in the interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so. To notify you about changes to our service. To help us understand more about how the Website is used and to improve the Website.


We do not sell your personal information to third parties. We share your information within OUP. We also share your information with our affiliates, our licensors, our agents, our distributors and our suppliers that assist us in making the Website and/or the products and services on the Website available to you (e.g. our hosting supplier). If you sign up for services that are managed or offered by other organisations, they will obtain your information. A number of third party advertisers have links on the Website. If you access any of those third party offerings, such third parties may collect information. Such third party offerings are not within our control and are not covered by this privacy policy. They may have their own privacy policies and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for those policies. Please check those policies before you submit any personal data to such third party. If we believe that your use of the Website is unlawful or damaging to others, we reserve the right to disclose the information we have obtained through the Website about you to third parties to the extent that it is reasonably necessary in our opinion to prevent, remedy or take action in relation to such conduct. We may also disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation; in order to enforce or apply any agreements or licences with you; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of OUP, our employees, affiliates, agents, distributors, licensors, suppliers, and/or our customers. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction. If any part of our business (including those of our affiliates) is sold or integrated with another business, your details may be disclosed to our advisers and any prospective purchasers and their advisers.


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