Privacy Policy

The Brandon Center Digital Archive understands that our users value online privacy and security, and for this reason we want to be as transparent as possible about the information we collect and how we use it. It is a top priority of the BCDA to protect the information of our users and records. To this end, we follow the privacy policy described below, using it to make decisions and guide actions. When you use this site, you are agreeing on your part to accept this policy as well.


What We Collect


The BCDA collects information that users enter into our site and submit to us. This information includes name, e-mail address, and may include other optional information that users provide at their discretion. The BCDA uses this information solely for the purposes of site notification, registration, and to contact users for administrative or customer service purposes.

The BCDA also implements third-party analytics on our site to help track site usage by our users. This content may reveal anonymous user information such as how long a user stays on the site, they type of browser they are using, and what areas of the site the user visits. This information is used to enhance and develop the BCDA site, and improve users’ experiences with the site. Information collected by third parties in this manner is subject to that third party's own data collection, use, and disclosure policies.



What We Do With Your Information


All information collected by the BCDA or third-party services is never disclosed to any parties outside of the BCDA. Personally identifiable information is never sold, distributed, or displayed for any reason. All analytics information is used for the purpose of improving our site – to create a better look and feel as well as to provide better services and functions. If you feel your information has been misused, or if you need to update or correct your personally identifiable information, please email the BCDA at bcda@umich.edu.