Privacy Policy

The Newseum is aware of the privacy concerns of online visitors and is committed to protecting your privacy.

Personal Information Collected on this Website

We are a nonprofit organization that does not sell advertising, and we do not collect personal information about you, unless you provide us that information voluntarily online. Examples of when we collect personal information include when a visitor purchases an item from the Newseum’s online store or elects to add his or her name to one of our mailing lists. In no case will we sell, rent, license or provide that information to any third party unless required to do so by judicial, legal or other government proceedings.

Use of Cookies and Scripts

Newseum Institute and Newseum websites collect aggregated and anonymous site-visitation statistics using cookies and scripts. We do this to improve content and services offered to site visitors and to ensure that our users have the best possible Internet experience on our site. Our cookies do not contain any personally identifying information. When someone visits our site, a cookie is placed on the visitor’s computer (if the visitor accepts cookies). If the user has visited the site previously, the cookie is read. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser to prevent that.

What Our Websites Collect Through Cookies and Scripts:

  • The total number of visitors to our website
  • The pages visited
  • How long visitors remained on the site
  • The domain name and IP address from which visitors are connecting
  • Shopping cart information for visitors using our online store
  • Type and version of Web browser, such as Internet Explorer or Netscape

We use server- and browser-side scripting to collect information that helps us optimize and tailor our website to the capabilities of individuals’ browsers. In addition to types of browsers, the information collected through these scripts includes available plug-ins, platforms (Windows, Macintosh, etc.), connection speeds and monitor resolutions. We store this information in an aggregate format only, so that we can better tailor our site for our visitors.

Hyperlinks to Other Sites

We may provide links to other websites not owned, controlled or affiliated with our website, but we are not responsible for the privacy practices or material provided by other sites.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

We may occasionally update this privacy statement. We recommend that visitors revisit this page periodically to learn of any changes to our policy and practices.

Contact Us About Our Privacy Policy

webmaster@newseum.org

Image Permissions

All Content is Protected by Copyright Laws.

Images, text, software, documentation, electronic text and image files, audio and video clips, and other materials are protected by copyright laws and may be covered by other restrictions, as well. The Newseum retains all rights, including copyright, in data, image, text, and any other information contained in these files. Copyrights and other proprietary rights in the material on this website may also subsist in individuals and entities other than, and in addition to, the Newseum. The Newseum expressly prohibits the copying of any protected materials on this website, except for the purposes of fair use as defined in the copyright laws.

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