We respect your privacy. All information collected at this site
will be kept strictly confidential and will not be sold, reused,
rented, loaned, or otherwise disclosed. Any information you give
to us will be held with the utmost care, and will not be used
in ways to which you have not consented. A more detailed explanation
about how we safeguard your personal information is described
below. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to let
This policy is based on our fundamental goal to provide the Internet
community with relevant content while maintaining personal privacy.
This policy is open to comment and is meant to provide an evolutionary
framework from which we can address any concerns of the Internet
community. Please forward any comments you may have regarding
this policy to us.
Resale or disclosure of information to third parties
We do not sell, rent, loan, trade, or lease any personal information
collected at our site, including email addresses, for commercial
purposes. In the future, we may send you information about other
like-minded efforts by governmental or nonprofit organizations.
Browser information collected on the website
We analyze our website logs to constantly improve the value of
the materials available on website. Our website logs are not personally
identifiable, and we make no attempt to link them with the individuals
that actually browse the site.
We do not use third-party advertisers.
We take precautions to ensure that information you share with
us is secure. We also have appropriate security measures in place
in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse
or alteration of information that we have collected from you at
Privacy of our email lists
We maintain several email lists to keep our readers informed
about news and changes to our website. Individuals must affirmatively
ask to join our mailing lists by contacting us, or by completing
our online email newsletter subscription form. We do not sell,
rent, loan, trade, or lease the addresses on our list to anyone.
In addition, we configure our email list server software to refuse
to divulge the email addresses of our list subscribers to anyone
but authorized NSBN staff, including other list
subscribers. In the future, we may send to you information about
other like-minded efforts by governmental or nonprofit organizations.
If you have any questions please send us an email, or contact
us via U.S. Mail or telephone.