Introduction to Our Privacy Policy

Welcome to the privacy policy of This policy is dedicated to protecting the privacy and handling of any personal information collected or processed through our website. Our commitment to your privacy is paramount as we understand the importance of trust when it comes to the handling of personal data. In this detailed policy, we will thoroughly explain the types of information we collect, how we use it, the choices you have regarding our use of your personal information, and how you may access and update this information. It is advised that you read this policy in its entirety to fully understand our privacy practices.

Information Collection and Use

We take the utmost care in dealing with personal data. The collection of information on happens when users interact with our site, such as subscribing to newsletters, submitting queries, or using our resources. We collect both personally identifiable information and non-personally identifiable information to provide better services and a customized experience. This extends to the use of cookies and similar technologies to track interactions with our website. The information collected is used to tailor our content, respond to customer service inquiries, and direct the future development of our resources. This section will elaborate on what data we collect, how we utilize it, and the lawful bases for processing your personal data.

Data Sharing and Disclosure

The confidentiality of your personal data is something we handle with the highest level of integrity. We explain the circumstances under which your information may be shared with third parties. This includes scenarios where sharing is necessary for the provision of certain services you have requested, or where we are legally obliged to do so. We maintain strict criteria for the selection of third-party service providers and require them to adhere to similar privacy standards. Furthermore, any transfer of information across borders complies with legal and regulatory frameworks to ensure data protection.

Your Rights and Choices

Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you have several rights concerning the processing of your personal data. We provide you with the knowledge to exercise your rights, including the right to access, rectify, delete, or restrict the processing of your personal data. In this section, we describe how you can contact us to update your preferences, withdraw consent, or execute your rights of data portability, among others.

Data Security and Retention

We employ a variety of physical, technical, and administrative measures to safeguard your personal information from unauthorized access, use, alteration, or disclosure. We also detail how long we retain the personal data collected and our criteria for determining retention periods. Our security practices are designed to protect against risks and are regularly reviewed and updated to account for new threats.

Contact Information

If you have questions or concerns regarding our privacy policy or practices, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. Below is the contact information for our owner, Dorian Whitlock:

Postal Address:
Powell's City of Books
1005 W Burnside St.
Portland, OR 97209
United States

Email: [email protected]