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PRIVACY POLICY

Longitude Books and East View Map Link (collectively, "Longitude") adhere to a strict policy to ensure the privacy of any personal information you supply while at our sites (for example: full name, address, e-mail address, telephone number and/or other identifiable information.) Longitude recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of personal information that may be provided to us by individual users or viewers of Longitude content online. Accordingly, we have adopted a privacy policy to govern how we treat such information. Longitude may change this privacy policy from time to time, in its sole discretion, and any such changes will become effective when Longitude posts the revised privacy policy online. Your continued use of this Web site indicates your consent to Longitude's privacy policy and the most current version then in effect.

This statement sets forth Longitude's Privacy Policy and describes the practice Longitude follows with respect to all visitors to our sites. Visitors should be aware that the Longitude site contains links to third party sites that are covered by their own privacy policies.

GATHERING AND USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

Longitude may collect personally identifiable information when you specifically and knowingly provide it to us, including your personal information such as your e-mail address, name, telephone number or address or when you submit credit card information for payment of services. Longitude may also collect individual user information that you provide to us offline and Longitude will treat such information in the same manner as if it was collected off this Web site.

Longitude, or third parties on our behalf, may also collect non-personally identifiable information via the use of cookies. Cookies are pieces of information that are transferred to an individual's hard drive for record-keeping purposes. Cookies are used to assist you in using site information and content by saving your user preferences. Cookies are also used to collect aggregate information about Web site users on an anonymous basis.

USE OF THIS INFORMATION

Longitude will use the personally identifiable information directly submitted by you solely for the purpose for which you have provided it, whether it be to subscribe to a service, request information, order a book, etc. We will only use and disclose the credit card information submitted by you as necessary to process your payment transaction. We may also use the information you provide to us to contact you for reasons related to your original communication to us. Additionally, we may periodically send you promotional e-mails about existing or prospective products and services offered by Longitude, as well as to obtain information to better understand our users. We may also use information you provide to better serve you, and, if you have given your consent for us to do so, to send you e-mails concerning offers from our partners and other third parties that we think may be of interest to you. We may disclose the information we collect about you to our affiliates and to nonaffiliated third parties that perform services on our behalf, including, without limitation, marketing services; provided, however, that we will not disclose any credit card numbers which may be provided by you except for the purpose of payment for services.

With regard to non-personally identifiable information, Longitude is currently using and has contracted with third party vendors to track and analyze usage and volume statistical information from our users to administer our content in order to improve our services. We may also perform statistical analysis of user behavior in order to measure interest in our online products and services for product development purposes.

Longitude will not disclose any personally identifiable information about our current or former users to anyone, except as permitted or required by law, or as described herein. Longitude will endeavor to maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect the confidentiality of the information that we collect online.

As a general rule, Longitude will not disclose any of your personally identifiable information except under one of the following circumstances: we have your permission; we determine in good faith that it is legally required to be revealed by any relevant statute, regulation, ordinance, rule, administrative or court order, decree, or subpoena; information revealed during the course of Longitude's enforcement of the policies and procedures of this Web site; information that we determine must be disclosed to correct what we believe to be false or misleading information or to address activities that we believe to be manipulative, deceptive or otherwise a violation of law; where you are otherwise notified at the time we collect the data; where we need to share your information to provide the product or service you have requested; when disclosed to an affiliate of Longitude or when such disclosure is made subject to confidentiality restrictions in connection with a sale, merger, transfer, exchange, or other disposition (whether of assets, stock, or otherwise) of all or a portion of the business conducted by the Web sites to which the Longitude privacy policy applies.

Longitude may share the non-personally identifiable information that Longitude gathers, in aggregate form only, with advertisers and other partners.

PAYMENT INFORMATION

Longitude has security features and practices that protect the confidentiality of your personal information, including technology which encrypts all payment information that you submit. However, perfect security on the Internet does not exist.

CHILDREN'S PRIVACY POLICY

Longitude does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. In the event that we learn that we have collected any personal information from a child under the age of 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information from our database.

INTERNATIONAL USERS

If you are located outside of the United States, please note that the information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States. By using this Web site, you consent to this transfer.

ACCEPTANCE OF LONGITUDE BOOKS ONLINE PRIVACY POLICY TERMS AND CONDITIONS

By using this site, you signify your agreement to the terms and conditions of this Online Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use the site. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this policy at any time. Please check this page periodically for any changes. Your continued use of Longitude Books following the posting of any changes to these terms shall mean that you have accepted those changes. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us.

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