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Privacy Policy

At African Online & Publications Library, accessible from www.africaopl.org, one of our main priorities is the privacy of our visitors. This Privacy Policy document contains information collected and recorded by the African Online & Publications Library and how we use it.If you have additional questions or require more information about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to Contact Us.

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Cookies and Web Beacons

Like any other website, African Online & Publications Library uses 'cookies. These cookies are used to store information, including visitors' preferences and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. In addition, the information is used to optimise the users' experience by customising our web page content based on visitors' browser type and other information.

Third-Party Privacy Policies

African Online & Publications Library's Privacy Policy does not apply to other advertisers or websites. Thus, we are advising you to consult the respective Privacy Policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information. It may include their practices and instructions about how to opt-out of specific options.

You can choose to disable cookies through your browser options. Knowing more detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found on the browsers' respective websites. What Are Cookies?

Children's Information

Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and monitor and guide their online activity.

African Online & Publications Library does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under 13. However, suppose you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website. In that case, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately, and we will do our best to remove such information from our records promptly

Online Privacy Policy Only

This Privacy Policy applies only to our online activities. It is valid for visitors to our website regarding the information they shared and collected in African Online & Publications Library. This policy does not apply to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

Cookie Policy

This is the Cookie Policy for Africa Online & Publications Library, accessible from www.africaopl.org.

What Are Cookies?

As is common practice with almost all professional websites, this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored; however, this may downgrade or 'break' certain elements of the site’s functionality.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately, in most cases, there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. Therefore, it is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not if they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). However, be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies We Set

∙ Account related cookies

If you create an account with us, we will use cookies to manage the signup process and general administration. These cookies will usually be deleted when you log out; however, in some cases, they may remain afterwards to remember your site preferences when logged out.

∙ Login related cookies

We use cookies when you are logged in so that we can remember this fact. This prevents you from having to log in every single time you visit a new page. These cookies are typically removed or cleared when you log out to ensure that you can only access restricted features and areas when logged in.

∙ Login related cookies

We use cookies when you are logged in so that we can remember this fact. This prevents you from having to log in every single time you visit a new page. These cookies are typically removed or cleared when you log out to ensure that you can only access restricted features and areas when logged in.

∙ Email newsletters related to cookies

This site offers newsletter or email subscription services, and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and show certain notifications that might only be valid to subscribe/unsubscribed users.

∙ Orders processing related cookies.

This site offers e-commerce or payment facilities, and some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages to process it properly.

∙ Surveys related cookies

From time to time, we offer user surveys and questionnaires to provide you with interesting insights, helpful tools or to understand our user base more accurately. For example, these surveys may use cookies to remember who has already taken part in a survey or provide you with accurate results after changing pages.

∙ Forms related cookies

When you submit data through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms, cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

∙ Site preferences cookies

To provide you with a great experience on this site, we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. To remember your preferences, we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page that is affected by your preferences.

Third-Party Cookies

In some exceptional cases, we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third-party cookies you might encounter through this site.

∙ This site uses Google Analytics, one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web, for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways to improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

∙ Third-party analytics are used to track and measure the usage of this site so that we can continue to produce engaging content. For example, these cookies may track how long you spend on the site or pages you visit, which helps us understand how we can improve the site.

∙ From time to time, we test new features and make subtle changes to how the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features, these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.

∙ As we sell products, we need to understand how many of the visitors to our site make a purchase, and as such, this is the kind of data that these cookies will track. This is important to you because we can accurately make business predictions that allow us to monitor our advertising and product costs to ensure the best possible price.

∙ The Google AdSense service we use to serve to advertise uses a DoubleClick cookie to serve more relevant ads across the web and limit the number of times that a given ad shows you

For more information on Google AdSense, see the official Google AdSense privacy FAQ.

∙ We use adverts to offset the costs of running this site and provide funding for further development. The behavioural advertising cookies used by this site are designed to ensure that we provide you with the most relevant adverts where possible by anonymously tracking your interests and presenting similar things that may be of interest.

∙ Several partners advertise on our behalf, and affiliate tracking cookies allow us to see if our customers have come to the site through one of our partner sites so that we can credit them appropriately. In addition, where applicable, allow our affiliate partners to provide any bonus they may offer you for making a purchase.

∙ We also use social media buttons and plugins on this site to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work, the following social media sites, including {List the social networks whose features you have integrated with your site? 12} will set cookies through our site, which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

More Information

Hopefully, that has clarified things for you. As was previously mentioned, if there is something that you aren't sure whether you need or not, it's usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.

However, if you are still looking for more information, then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods:

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