We collect no personal information about you unless you voluntarily participate in an activity that asks for information (i.e., sending an email, participating in a survey, or accessing a service). If you choose not to participate in these activities, your choice will in no way affect your ability to use any other feature of our website.
If personal information is required on the website or volunteered by the user, this information is a public record once you provide it, and may be subject to public inspection and copying if not protected by federal or state law.
All information collected at this site becomes public records that may be subject to inspection and copying by the public, unless an exemption in law exists. ORS 192.420 states that: Every person has the right to inspect any public record of a public body in this state, except as otherwise expressly provided by ORS 192.501 to 192.505.
The following is a partial list of what is now considered “private” information under state and federal law. We will not disclose the following information:
We use your email to respond appropriately. This may be to respond to you, to address issues you identify, to further improve our website, or to forward the email to any other agency for appropriate action. Survey information is used for the purpose designated. Emails and surveys information is a public record.
The information we automatically collect is used to improve the content and delivery of our Web services and to help us understand how people are using our services and what technology they use to access our site. We analyze our website logs to continually improve the value of the materials and services available on our site and the ease of accessing them. We make no attempt to link the logs with the individuals that browse our site.
Cookies created on your computer by using this website do not contain personally identifying information and do not compromise your privacy or security. You can refuse the cookie or delete the cookie file from your computer by using your Web browser software.
Please read the Beaverton City Library website Legal Disclaimer that addresses other liability issues associated with the Library’s website.