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Updated on: 18th December 2020

Effective from: 18th December 2020

This website is committed to protecting your personal information and respecting data protection laws around the world.
This privacy policy explains how we do this, and it applies to your use of this website’s, products, and services.


How we use your personal information

We use personal information in order to promote and provide OUP products and services, to ensure the security of our
websites, and to run our business. We have set out on this page more information on the categories of personal information
that we collect, the specific ways in which that personal information is processed by us, the legal bases which permit us to do
this, and the types of partners with whom we share your personal information.

In some cases where we ask for your personal information, we do so in order for us to fulfill your request or order (e.g. needing
your address to send you your order). If you do not provide that personal information we will not be able to process your
request or order.

Giving and withdrawing your consent, and updating your personal information

Where your consent is required for us to process your personal information, we will ask for your consent at the point at which
you provide your data.  You have the right to withdraw that consent at any time. You can also update your personal information
at any time. If you wish to do either, contact us.

We do not sell your personal information to third parties.

Storing your personal information

Your personal information may be stored and processed outside of the country where it is collected, including outside of the
Economic Areas. When transferring information to others, within this website or otherwise, we ensure that appropriate
and suitable safeguards and technical measures are in place to protect your personal data. To do this, we make use of standard
contractual clauses that have been approved by international standards, or we use an appropriate Privacy Shield certification or
Binding Corporate Rules put in place by our suppliers, or we implement other similar measures required by laws around the world.
A copy of the relevant mechanism can be provided for your review on request.

We will only keep records of your personal information for as long as is reasonably necessary for the purposes for which we have
collected it, and in order to comply with any statutory or regulatory obligations in relation to retention of records. We respect
requests to stop processing your personal data for marketing purposes. This includes keeping a record of your request indefinitely
so that we can respect your request in future.


We use cookies on our websites and similar technologies in our apps and other software.  Please see our Cookie Policy for
details of how this may apply to you.

Your rights

You have the right to request access to and rectification or erasure of personal information, the right to restrict processing of
your personal information, and the right to object to processing of your personal information. You have the right to object to
your personal information being processed on the grounds of this website’s legitimate interests. You have the right to object
to us sending you direct marketing and profiling you for the purposes of direct marketing. You can contact us by email in relation
to any of the rights described in this paragraph, or if you have any questions regarding this privacy policy.  You have the right to
lodge a complaint regarding our processing of your personal information with a data protection supervisory authority in a country
where you live, work, or where you believe a breach may have occurred.

Contacting us

The data controller for our websites, products and services is The data controller, unless otherwise indicated on the website,
product, service or form  through which you have provided your personal data to us.  For example, if you provided your
personal data through the website , the data controller is data controller. If you are unsure who
your data controller is, or have other queries relating to this policy, This website’s Data Privacy Officer (the Data Protection
Officer) can be reached by email / contact form on this site.