ERIC provides this website as a public service. To protect your privacy, we follow Office of Management and Budget (OMB) recommendations regarding Internet privacy for Federal Government websites. We strive to make you aware of the kinds of information we collect, explain why we collect information, how we use it, and whether it will be shared with others. ERIC does not collect personal information when you visit our website unless you choose to provide it.
Non-Personal Information Collected Automatically
When you visit the ERIC website, the tracking system collects the following information:
ERIC uses the information for statistical analyses and diagnostics, and to help us make our site more useful to visitors. The tracking system does not record information about individuals.
The ERIC website uses session cookies to collect information about your browser session and help you use our website. Session cookies remember your information while you explore the ERIC website during one session, or visit, to the site. Session cookies are temporary, remaining active only until the end of your session; they are not retained.
Personally Provided Information
ERIC does not give, share, sell, or transfer any personal information to a third party unless required by law. If you use certain features of the ERIC Web site, you will provide the following information:
ERIC monitors network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to damage the website or to upload or change information on ERIC's servers. In support of website security, ERIC's Web operating system collects information that could help identify a possible threat. This is the only instance in which ERIC collects personal information and/or monitors user activity without asking the permission of, or giving prior notice to, an ERIC user.