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We have created this statement to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy. We do not collect personally identifying information about you when you visit our site unless you choose to provide such information to us. Providing such information is strictly voluntary. This policy is your guide to how we will handle information we learn about you from your visit to our website.

1. Use of Links

Throughout our web pages, we provide links to other servers that may contain information of interest to our readers. We take no responsibility for, and exercise no control over, the organizations, views, or accuracy of the information contained on other servers. Creating a text link from your website to our site does not require permission.

2.  Use of Text and Images

If you would like to publish information that you find on our website, please send your request to Where text or images are posted on our site with the permission of the original copyright holder, a copyright statement appears at the bottom of the page.

3.  Accessibility

This website is designed to be accessible to visitors with disabilities and to comply with federal guidelines concerning accessibility. We welcome your comments. If you have suggestions on how to make the site more accessible, please contact us at

4.  Reading or Downloading

We collect and store only the following information about you: the name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example,, if you are connecting from a Google mail account, or if you are connecting from Princeton University's domain), the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the website from which you linked to our site.

We use the information we collect to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our site and to help us make our site more useful to visitors.

5.  Online Profile Updates and Donations

If you complete the sign-up form and share your personally identifying information, this information will be used only to provide you with more targeted content. We may use your contact information to send further information about our organization or to contact you when necessary. You may always opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the "Opt Out" section below.

6.  Sending Us E-mail

You also may decide to send us personally identifying information, for example, in an e-mail containing a question or comment, or by filling out a web form that provides us this information. We use personally identifying information from e-mail primarily to respond to your requests. We may forward your e-mail to other employees who are better able to answer your questions. We may also use your e-mail to contact you in the future about our programs that may be of interest.

We want to be very clear: We will not obtain personally identifying information about you when you visit our site unless you choose to provide such information to us. Providing such information is strictly voluntary.

7.  Children and Privacy

ISI recognizes the importance of lifelong learning for individuals of all ages. While its mission area aims at higher education, the Institute has provided content in general that would not be considered inappropriate for viewing by children. ISI encourages children and their parents to make Internet usage a family activity and for parents to be familiar with the content of sites frequented by their children.

8.  Opt-Out or Change Your Contact Information

The user preference section of each ISI e-mail provides recipients the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us. You may choose to receive only specific communications or none at all. You may also update your contact information previously provided to us by sending an e-mail to You cannot remove yourself from our database, but you can prevent unwanted communication.

9.  Questions about Our Policies

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this website, you can contact us at