Last Updated: May 30, 2016.
As described in this policy below, we use the information we collect from school administrators, teachers, parents, guardians, and students in connection with their use of our Products to provide the Products and related services to any school district and library customers. We do not use personal information - that is, information that identifies an individual or relates to an identifiable individual -- for any other purpose.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- Personal Information When you register, you may provide to Little Monkey and Mouse your "personal data" (such as your full name, email address, address, photo and other profile information, and username and password). A school administrator or teacher will also provide the school he/she is working at, and other educator profile information. A parent may also provide their child information, such as child's name, grade level, birthday, school/teacher information. When you place an order, you may provide additional information such as gift message, gift purchase for etc.
- Cookies Information collected through cookies, IP addresses, and other persistent identifiers to authenticate users in order to ensure that out authorized individuals are permitted access to our Products.
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
- We may use the information to improve our products and services.
- To permit school administrators and teachers to review their online book fair or birthday book program transactions and reports.
- To personalize user experience, such as displaying his or her name on the user dashboard; or directing them to view their school portal, teacher wish lists and book recommendation lists.
- To permit school administrators and teachers to share their wish lists and book recommendation lists on their school portal page.
- Communicate with you about special offers, new products, events that may be of interest to you.
- Conduct research and perform analysis in order to measure, maintain and improve our Products & services.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. 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. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. To protect your privacy and security, we verify your identity before granting you account access. We require you create and use a password to access your personal information. You should create and maintain a strong password to help ensure the security of your account.
We try to ensure that all information sent to us are safe, but no security measures are perfect. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. When you enter sensitive information, we encrypt the transmission of that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL) or similar technologies. However, please note that this is not a guarantee that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Third party web analytics services
We work with third party service providers, including but not limited to Google Analytics, to help us better understand how you use our Websites. These third party service providers will place cookies in your browser to collect information such as how you were referred to the Little Monkey and Mouse Website, how you navigate around the Little Monkey and Mouse Website, what you purchase and what traffic is driven by various marketing methods. This information will help us to better serve you and provide you with more personalized information and product offerings. We do not allow third party service providers to collect your credit card information, e-mail address or password information. These third party service providers may only use your personal information to perform services for us and may not share your personal information with anyone else, or use it for any other purpose, except on an aggregated, non-personally identifiable basis.
Controlling your personal information
You can choose not to provide your Personal Information to us. Registration is not required to browse our catalog, products and product reviews. However, registration is required for placing an order, to participate in Online Book Fair or Birthday Book Program.
You can edit or delete Personal Information in our records. If you register and provide Little Monkey and Mouse with Personal Information, you may update, correct, or delete your account and information at any time by reviewing your profile information and preferences on your account page. Parents may modify or delete Child records.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.