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Data Protection Act
The gathering, storage, use, release and disposal of personal information is regulated by the Data Protection Act 1998. The University’s policy and guidelines with respect to the Act, are published by the Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office.
The information collected
The University’s website does not automatically capture or store personal data from visitors to the site, other than to log your IP address and session information. Session information includes the time and duration of your visit to the site, the files requested, and the browser used. Authorised persons of the University of Glasgow or its agents only will access this information. The information will be retained by the University and will only be used for the purpose of (a) managing the site system, (b) the identification of broken links, and (c) for statistical and audit purposes.
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