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Data are gathered for better understanding of how the Library web site is used and making changes based on that information.
Data maintained on Library web use do not identify individuals, nor are any data linked to records the Library maintains for the circulation of material through Orbis.
The policy on Confidentiality of Library Records protects the privacy of those who borrow materials and request information from the Yale University Library. The Library also protects the privacy of those who use its web sites and other electronic services. No data gathered will be shared with organizations outside of Yale University.
For questions regarding this statement or more information, please contact the Usability and Assessment Department.