SAGE | e-vidya

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which SAGE Publications India Private Limited (“SAGE” or “We”) collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each a "User" or "you") of the www.evidya.sagepub.in website ("Site"). This Privacy Policy applies to the Site and all the services offered by SAGE on this Site.

Personal identification information

We may collect personally identifiable information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our Site, subscribe to email alerts, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for details e.g. name, email address, mailing address, phone number, date of birth, Institution’s name & address, Department, role, Organizational details etc.

The details sought may differ for members and non-members.

We will collect personal identification information from you only if you voluntarily submit such information to us. You can chose to refuse to supply personal identification information, except that it may prevent you from engaging in certain Site-related activities and accessing certain features. You may choose to explore the website anonymously without accessing such features.

Members will have to mandatorily provide details as required for registration, at the time of registration.

Non-personally identifiable information

We may collect non-personally identifiable information about Users whenever they interact with our site. It may include the browser name, type of computer and technical information about users' means of connection to our site.

Web browser cookies

Our Site may use "cookies" to enhance Users' experience. Your web browser places cookies on your hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about you. Users may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert them when cookies are being sent, but this may result in some parts of the site not functioning properly.

How the collected information is used by us

We may collect and use Users' personal information for the following purposes:

How the information is protected

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Sharing your personal information

Unrelated third parties are not allowed by us to use your personal information for marketing purposes without your consent.

We may share your personal information:

Changes to this privacy policy

We may update this Privacy Policy at any time. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this Privacy Policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes. You acknowledge that this website may contain links to other sites.

We reserve the right to monitor your use of the site to determine if you are complying with our terms and the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site.

Links to Other Sites

Links from this site can take you to several sites relating to SAGE which could be third party websites. The information practices of such websites are not covered by this Privacy Statement or any other policies or terms of this Site. Each of them may have a different privacy policy and terms of use. Be sure that you know the terms of use and privacy policy of any linked website before using it.

Contacting Us

If you have any concerns or questions about privacy on this Site, please contact or reach us at:

SAGE Publications India Private Limited

B 1/1-1 Mohan Cooperative Industrial Area,

Mathura Road,

New Delhi 110 044,

India.

Tel: +91-11-4053 9222.

Fax: +91-11-4053 9234.