Privacy Policy is committed to protecting your privacy when you visit our websites. We want you to know what information we collect when you visit one of our sites, how we use that information, and how you can update it. We reserve the right to append or otherwise modify this Privacy Statement at any time, so please re-visit this page occasionally to check for updates.

What Information We Collect Automatically

The types of information your browser or Internet session automatically sends us each time you visit one of our sites, which we automatically collect, includes:

  • Your browser (e.g., Internet Explorer, Netscape Navigator)
  • Your Internet domain (e.g., AOL, Netcom, Earthlink, etc.)
  • Your computer’s operating system (e.g., Windows, Macintosh, UNIX, Linux)
  • Your navigation path (i.e., the URLs of where you come to our site from, which of our pages you visit, and where you go as you leave)
  • Your IP address

This information lets us see how users are finding our sites, and it tells us which pages are visited most often so we can make our websites more useful.

Information You Provide Us

In addition to the information automatically collected by your browser, we also collect information that you provide to us when you register for an online service or request information regarding one of our programs.

Name and Address Information: We maintain a database of names and addresses (e-mail and paper mail) of people who may be interested in hearing about new and upcoming events, publications, or various activities. Names on this list come from requests for materials and requests for other information or services. We do not share this list with organizations outside of 

Payment Information: In the course of providing our clients with automated services, receives some personal payment information in the form of checks and credit cards. It is our policy to protect all information provided to us by all participants through the payment process. does not sell or share any non-public personal information or clients lists with any third party, except as may be necessary to complete a transaction in the ordinary course of business, or as required under an applicable law, or with your concurrent notice and approval. provides links to other websites. When you leave the website please be aware that is not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites.

Comments: When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. 

Media:  If any media images are uploaded to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website. 

Cookies: If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser. 

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed. 

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. 

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website. 

Your Rights, Our Obligations does not sell or rent any personal data submitted by visitors to our site to any third parties. We respect the privacy of users visiting our sites and will abide by all applicable laws concerning the release of personal information. On occasion, we may use certain directory information we have collected to send you information about products and services, or updates and other information we think may be of interest to you. If you tell us that you do not wish to have this information used as a basis for further contact with you, we will respect your wishes. Please contact to request your name and address be removed from our lists. If you do not want to receive our e-mail marketing, please submit a request to have your e-mail address removed at the following e-mail address: 

Other than directory information, data you provide to us as you use’s website will be held in strict confidence by us and will be used for purposes only. We may share aggregate information about our users with business partners, sponsors and other third parties. However, the individual information you provide us within the website will be known only to you and us. We will not share your personal data with anyone else, except as may be required by law. 

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. 

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information. 

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes. 

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. 

Our Security Measures 

Our websites have security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. We utilize industry standard SSL encryption when accepting your credit card information during the online ordering process, as well as whenever we ask you to login to any of our online client services.