The Information We Gather
Like virtually all other web servers, our web server automatically creates log files for each visitor who accesses our sites. The access logs do not record a visitor's name, address, phone number, credit card number(s), or any other personally identifying information. Rather, these log files may contain some or all of the following information:
We use this information to aid the technical administration of the site, to record and analyze the size of our audience, and to learn how to better serve our web visitors. If you purchased books from our site after being directed there from another site or from social media, we use Google Analytics to see how that was facilitated. We use this information to better understand how transactions on our site happen.
For more information on what cookies are: http://www.citylights.com/cookie/
We do not collect personally identifying information from our website unless you choose to provide that information to us. Visitors under the age of 13 must obtain permission from their parents or guardians before sending any personally identifying information to City Lights.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our service.
These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our service.
Name and Contact Information
City Lights may ask visitors (you) to provide certain personal information when you: sign up for our e-newsletter list or request information. We tell you whether a specific piece of information is required at the time it is requested.
This information may be used by City Lights to verify your identity, contact you for additional information or administrative purposes, and fulfill your request. If you sign up for our e-newsletter, you may receive e-mail regarding our books, author events, and website; otherwise, we will contact you only if necessary for the purposes above.
We do not store credit card information.
Unless explicitly stated otherwise at the time of submission, the personally identifying information you provide will not be sold, shared, or used for purposes other than listed above. You may contact us at any time to request removal from our mailing list or supporter database.
Credit Card Information
You must be 18 to engage in money-related transactions on the City Lights website. When you do so, you may be asked for a credit card number.
The payment processors we work with are:
Links to Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 ("Children").
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.
Your use of the City Lights website constitutes consent to any policy then in effect. This policy is effective August 2, 2018.