www.palgrave.com (“Site”) is operated by Macmillan Publishers Limited, a company registered in England under company number 00785998 with a registered office at The Macmillan Campus, 4 Crinan St, London, N1 9XW, United Kingdom (“Macmillan”, 'we', 'us', 'our'). Our VAT number is GB199440621.
If you are under 13, please do not attempt to register for the Services or send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. No one under age 13 may provide any personal information to us or on the Site. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as promptly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under the age of 13, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Personal information we collect
We receive and store any information you provide to us. For example, we collect Personal Information such as your name, email address, job title and institutional or organizational affiliation in order to create an online account. We also receive and store information you provide us that is contained in user submissions, including without limitation, figures, datasets and media you submit to the Site. You can choose not to provide us with certain information, but then you may not be able to register with us or take advantage of some or all of the Services featured on the Site. In addition, we may provide Personal Information to our subsidiary companies, partners, content providers or other third parties if necessary.
You may submit your CV and other information online through our current vacancies portal and apply for a job with Macmillan Publishers Limited. We use the information you submit to evaluate your suitability for the position and to contact you regarding your application.
Unfortunately, we are unable to accept speculative applications. Any speculative applications, resumes, or CVs received will not be reviewed or retained and will be destroyed upon receipt.
We collect certain aggregated and non-personal information when you visit our Site. Aggregated and non-personal information does not relate to a single, identifiable visitor. It tells us information such as how many users visited our website and which pages were accessed. By collecting this information, we learn how to best tailor our Site to our visitors. We collect this information through a 'cookie'.
Most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to be notified when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable existing cookies. Please note, however, that without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of our Site and its Services.
Information we share
We do not sell or otherwise disclose information about our visitors, except as described here. We may share the information you provide with affiliates of Macmillan Publishers Limited (i.e. companies in our group) and our joint marketing partners. We may also share the information with service providers we have retained to perform services on our behalf. These service providers are not authorised by us to use or disclose the information except as necessary to perform services on our behalf or to comply with legal requirements. In addition, we may disclose information about you: (i) if we are required to do so by law or legal process; (ii) to law enforcement agencies following an appropriate request; or (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity.
How We Protect Personal Information
We maintain administrative, technical and physical safeguards to protect against loss, misuse or unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration or destruction of the information you provide on our websites.
Access and Correction
We will provide users with access to a copy of their Personal Information which they have provided through our Site, where such users are reasonably entitled to ask for this, (for which we may charge a small fee not exceeding the statutory maximum) and they will have the ability to review and correct it, as applicable.
We may contact you by email to communicate with you about your use of the Service. Also, we may receive a confirmation when you open an email from us. This confirmation helps us make emails more interesting and improve our service.
If you do not want to receive emails from us, please indicate your preference by clicking the unsubscribe link at the base of any emails that you receive from us or contact us at email@example.com
Updates to Our Privacy Notice
This Notice may be updated periodically and without prior notice to you to reflect changes in our online information practices. We will post a prominent notice on this site to notify you of any significant changes to our Notice and indicate at the top of the Notice when it was most recently updated.
How to contact us
Calling: 44 (0)20 7833 4000
Alternatively send us an email: firstname.lastname@example.org
By Writing to:
Data Protection Officer
Macmillan Publishers Limited
The Macmillan Campus
4 Crinan Street