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What does Sigma Theta Tau International, Inc. do with the data it collects?
We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our Web sites. IP addresses may be disclosed to a third party if we believe in good faith that the law or legal process requires it, or to protect the rights or property of Sigma Theta Tau International, Inc. or others. When you register for unique services on our sites - such as to create an email account, we collect additional information from you in order to provide you with those specific services and to personalize your experience on the site. We may use such information to target our offerings or offerings of third parties that may be of interest to you and/or to analyze aggregate user data in order to improve our services. On occasion we may email bulletins to provide you with information that we think you will find useful, including information about new products and services. We might also contact you to see if you are interested in participating in market research regarding Sigma Theta Tau International, Inc.
Sigma Theta Tau International, Inc. also may contact you by email to respond to customer-service complaints you have submitted, to address a problem affecting your use of the service or to verify your account information if you submit a password request.
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What choices are available regarding collection, use and distribution of the information?
As previously noted, you may always choose to not provide us with any of the information we request; however, this may limit our ability to provide you with a specific service or limit our ability to offer personalized content. For example, Sigma Theta Tau International, Inc.'s email registration form requests your contact information, demographic information (such as your age and gender) as well as information regarding your interests.
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How can you delete your information?
Sigma Theta Tau International, Inc. currently does not have a method for completely deleting user information from our database. However, deleting the cookie stored on your computer will cause you to be perceived as a new user with no known user data. You may also change a setting in your browser, instructing it not to accept cookies, but this could prevent you from receiving some Sigma Theta Tau International, Inc. services. As a part of ongoing site maintenance, some information may be automatically deleted from our site after a certain period of time.
What procedures have been designed to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of information under Sigma Theta Tau International, Inc.'s control?
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