In some circumstances, we may request personal information from you, like your name, e-mail address, institutional name, or telephone number. Your response to these inquiries is strictly voluntary. NIF uses this information to customize your experience and interface with our electronic resources. In general, you can visit our site and utilize our services without divulging any personal information.
NIF also collects domain information as part of its analysis of the use of this site. This data includes, but is not limited to, information about:
This data enables us to become more familiar with which customers visit our site, how often they visit, and what parts of the site they visit most often. NIF uses this information to improve its Web-based offerings and services. This information is collected automatically and requires no action on your part.
We treat your information as private and confidential, and we will not disclose your data to third parties without your express permission or unless required by law, or deemed necessary to protect and defend our rights or property or those of others. We do not collect information or create individual profiles with the information you provide for commercial marketing.
Some pages on this site may use "cookies," which are small files that the site places on your hard drive for identification purposes. These files are used for site registration and customization the next time you visit us. You should note that cookies cannot read data off of your hard drive. Your Web browser may allow you to be notified when you are receiving a cookie, giving you the choice to accept it or not. By not accepting cookies, some pages may not fully function and you may not be able to access certain information on this site.
The Privacy Statement posted on this site was updated on or about April 10, 2009, (Version 1.0).
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