Privacy Policy

Alban Books takes your privacy very seriously. This page explains how uses any information you give to us, and the ways in which we protect your privacy.

The Data Protection Act

Under the Data Protection Act 1998, we are legally obliged to keep secure any information you give us. We have strict security procedures in place and we will not pass your data to anyone else.

What Information Do We Collect?

We collect several kinds of information from this website: order and payment details for orders placed; details for catalogue requests, review requests, inspection copy requests; details for additions to our mailing list; and server log files.

Mailing List

If you register for our mailing list, the information we collect is: your name, your address, your email address and your personal subject interests.

This information is held securely by Alban Books until such time you unsubscribe from our mailing list. This information is only held to allow us to send you information about Alban Books' titles which may be of interest to you. We will not pass your details to anyone else.

Log Files

Log files allow us to record visitors' use of the website. This information is used to improve the website in future. Log files do not contain any personal information.

Credit Card Transaction and Security

For your security, authorisation on all orders will be checked with the credit card company before books are despatched. Additionally, our secure server software is industry standard and encrypts all your payment details, including credit/debit card number, name on card and expiry date.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

If this privacy policy changes in any way, we will place an updated version on this page. Regularly reviewing this page ensures you are always aware of what information we collect and how we use it.