Our Web server does not automatically recognize or collect any information regarding the domain or e-mail address of visitors to our site. Our site does not set cookies. We collect only the information that our visitors volunteer through postings to our online forms or through other types of voluntary correspondence. We do retain the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, as well as information volunteered by the user, such as collector, identification authority and sample information and/or site registrations. The information that we collect is used only for the following purposes: 1) to provide information regarding our activities to subscribers of our email list, 2) to contact users of the Ocean Genome Legacy, its collections and services, regarding the status of their interactions with OGL, 3) to verify and validate the sources of materials deposited to, or requested from, the Ocean Genome Resource, 4) to acknowledge receipt, or to notify of shipment, of materials, invoices, payments or donations.
If you do not want to receive e-mail from us in the future, please let us know by sending us e-mail calling us or writing to us at any of the contact adresses that appear on the contact page. You may also unsubscribe from our newsletter and email list by simply clicking the SafeUnsubscribe link that appears at the bottom of each email correspondance.
If you supply us with your postal address on-line you will receive only information or materials explicitly requested or explicitly regarding the purpose for which you provided us your address. You will recieve no junk mail or solicitations.
Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers on-line will receive telephone contact from us only with regard to the specific subject or materials for which the number was provided.
Our mailing lists and all personal information provided to this site are confidential. We do not share our this information with any other organizations and do not divulge this information without the explicit permission of the subject or provider of the information.
We do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies.
Upon request, and proof of identity, we provide site users with access to all information [including proprietary information] that we maintain about them. Site visitors can access this information by writing to us at any of the addresses provided on the contact page.
Upon request we offer users of the OGL site the ability to have inaccuracies corrected in contact information, unique identifiers, transaction information, and all communications that the consumer/visitor has directed to the site.
Consumers can have this information corrected by sending us e-mail , calling or writing to us at any of the addresses provided on the contact page.
If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us at any of the addresses provided on the contact page.