Privacy Policy

This is the web site (the "Site") of the Los Angeles Public Library Foundation (the "Foundation").

Our postal address is
Library Foundation of Los Angeles
630 West Fifth Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Fax: (213) 228-7509

The Library Foundation of Los Angeles is committed to protecting your privacy and your personal information provided to us through www.lfla.org.

This privacy policy covers our handling of your personal information that is collected when you visit the Site. This policy does not apply to the practices of sites that the Foundation does not own or control, or to people that the Foundation does not employ or manage.

When you visit the Site, our Web server automatically records certain information from your browser, including your IP address, aggregate information on what pages you access, and information you volunteer through the Site by filling out forms and questionnaires. The Site may also place Internet cookies on your hard drive. Internet cookies store data about your visit to the Site, such as the pages of the Site you view, the time you spent on each page, and the actions you took on each page.

We make reasonable efforts to keep the information you submit confidential and the Foundation will not sell, trade or share a donor's personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations.

We may send you correspondence from time to time to tell you about such things as new features on the Site, upcoming Foundation activities, or special promotions at the Library store. If you do not want to receive correspondence from us, please let us know by sending us an e-mail at the above address.

Upon request, we will provide you with access to the information that we maintain about you. You can request this information by writing to us at the above address. In addition, if you wish to modify this information to correct inaccuracies, you may send such corrections to us at the above address.

We use industry-standard encryption technologies when transferring data to and from the Site. Please note, however, that while we have attempted to create a secure and reliable web site, the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted via the Internet or e-mail cannot be guaranteed. Accordingly, the Foundation is not responsible for the security of information transmitted via the Internet or e-mail.

The Library Foundation of Los Angeles reserves the right to change our privacy policy at any time. If we make any significant changes in the way we use your personal information, we will amend the information on this page which should be checked periodically.

If you feel that we are not adhering to the provisions set out in this policy, you may contact us at the above addresses or phone number.

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