Using Cookies

USING COOKIES

SLIB wishes to retain users’ trust, therefore the latter are informed on the way SLIB intends to gather and use their personal data.

SLIB collects information via « cookies ». These methods allow SLIB to gather various types of information, including pages viewed by the Website’s user.

SLIB uses the information to optimise display, to monitor and improve its website.

At any time the user can decide to disable cookies under the conditions described below.

 

Definition

A « cookie » is an information file sent to the user’s browser and saved on the user’s terminal when visiting online service.

A cookie file allows its user to identify the terminal in which it is stored during the cookie’s validity or saving time.

 

Purpose of cookies

SLIB uses cookies for User experience, statistics, searches and social networks (Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn), if the user makes use of them from the website.

SLIB also uses Google Analytics in order to know the use and performance of our website, to carry out statistics, volumes of visits and use of its various items (contents viewed, paths) and to be able to improve interest of its contents (pages or sections most viewed, articles most read, etc.).

 

Retention period

The retention period of cookies is 13 months.

 

Prior consent

Cookies are only dropped in users’ terminals if the latter provide prior consent.
According to the browser type, you are given the following options: accept, reject or delete cookies from any origin.

 

Cookies acceptation, rejection or deletion terms

If the user accepts to store cookies integrated in web pages in his/her browser software, contents viewed will be temporarily stored in a dedicated area of his/her terminal.

At any time the User can disable cookies freely as from disabling possibilities offered to him/her. If the user refuses to store cookies or if he/she deletes those that are stored, the latter is informed that his/her web browsing and experience on the Website may be limited. In this case SLIB will not accept any responsibility for consequences linked with degraded functioning of the Website and of services that may be offered.

However, the User can reverse his/her option at any time. To do so, the user will have to go to the Help menu or to the dedicated section of his/her browser

 

For example:

Internet ExplorerTM : http://windows.microsoft.com/fr-FR/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies

Safari TM : https://support.apple.com/fr-fr/guide/safari/sfri11471/mac

ChromeTM : http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=fr&hlrm=en&answer=95647

FirefoxTM : http://support.mozilla.org/fr/kb/Activer%20et%20d%C3%A9sactiver%20les%20cookies

 

For more information you may also visit CNIL website

http://www.cnil.fr/vos-droits/vos-traces/les-cookies/