Cookie Policy

KCI Publishing uses the following cookies: Functional, Analytical and Tracking cookies.

Functional cookies

Anonymous cookies that enable users to view our site, use the functions on the website and gain access to secured parts such as our webshop. The information collected by these cookies may not be used for marketing purposes. If the use of this type of cookie is disallowed, parts of the site may not be used.

Analytical cookies

Our site uses Google Analytics services for website optimisation and (internal) marketing purposes.

Tracking cookies

We use tracking cookies to collect data with regard to traffic to and on the website. We use this data to find out how our site is used so that we can improve user experience. We never use these data to track individual persons or share with third parties.

You can always withdraw your consent later by clicking on ‘Do Not Accept’.

KCI Publishing also use so-called session cookies. These enable optimisation of communication times for incoming web inquiries. As a fundamental rule, our website can also be used without cookies, however this can result in restrictions with individual applications. Cookies are not used for the preparation of person-related use profiles. We moreover employ cookies with a runtime of 180 days, in order to collect and use anonymous usage data for purposes of launching advertising adds on the basis of online behavioural targeting. No personal data, particularly no IP-address, is gathered in the scope of this procedure. You are free to delete the cookies anytime either directly within your browser settings (see below) or you may disable them anytime (right of objection).

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you would prefer not to accept cookies, most browsers will allow you to: (i) change your browser settings to notify you when you receive a cookie, which lets you choose whether or not to accept it; (ii) to disable existing cookies; or (iii) to set your browser to automatically reject any cookies. However, please be aware that if you disable or reject cookies, some features and services on our Sites may not work properly. In addition, the offers we provide when you visit us may not be as relevant to you or tailored to your interests.

Instructions for blocking or allowing Cookies in Popular Web Browsing Software:

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Should you have further questions or comments regarding our data protection concept or if you wish to have your data blocked for a specific use, we kindly ask you to contact us by e-mail.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small files that are stored onto your computer to remember preferences during browsing. Cookies never store your name, address, age or any other personal data. Only your preferences and interests are stored on the basis of your browsing behaviour. Next time you visit the website using the same device, the information in this text file is consulted, so that we can recognise you. Cookies do not affect the security of your computer.